Incident Reports

CPN-UML cadres stage demonstration in Sunsari against assault on their leader


Province 1, Sunsari, Itahari

The cadres of CPN-UML staged a demonstration in Itahari on May 22, against assault on their leader Himal Subedi by Kailash Bista, the son of deputy mayor candidate Keshab Kumar Bista. The demonstrators obstructed transportation along East-West Highway.

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