Incident Reports

One killed in police firing in Udayapur, two lincluding police injured


Province 1, Udayapur, Katari, Ward 2

A person died while a boy sustained injury when police opened fire to control situation following a clash at Janata Kalika Secondary school polling center in Katari Municipality-10 of Udayapur. The clash took place after voting period ended. Police fired eight round warning shots according to Province 1 police spokesperson SP Nabin Rai. Police are investigating the incident according to SP Rai. A police officer also sustained injury after being pelted with stone according to SP Nabin Rai.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Small arms
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Killed 1
Total Injured 2
Youth Injured 1
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