Incident Reports

CPN-UML stages demonstration in Triyuga of Udayapur demanding vote count


Province 1, Udayapur, Triyuga

The cadres of CPN-UML staged a demonstration in Triyuga municipality of Udayapur on May 19 demanding start of vote count for local election. The demonstrators picketed the election office in Gaighat. Voting was postponed in Ward 12 of Triyuga municipality in Udayapur on May 13, due to a dispute. However, the counting of votes could not start as no consensus could be reached despite repeated all-party meetings. Nepali Congress and CPN-UML are demanding the start of vote count while Maoist Center and Unified Socialist are calling for re-election.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation regarding the outcome of election
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media