Incident Reports

One injured in a clash between cadres of CPN-UML and ruling coalition in Dolakha during vote counting


Bagmati, Dolakha, Sailung

A CPN-UML cadre was injured in a clash between the cadres of coalition party and CPN-UML in Shailung rural municipality of Dolakha on May 14. CPN-UML alleged that the cadres of the coalition attacked the injured with a sharp weapon and he sustained injury in his head. The counting of votes has been postponed due to a dispute among the representatives over the sealing of ballot boxes.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Sharp weapon
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation regarding the outcome of election
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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