Incident Reports

Seven injured during victory rally of Lokatantrik Samajwadi party in Bara


Madhes, Bara, Simraungadh, Ward 10

The supporters of Lokatantrik Samajwadi Party (LoSaPa) which won the local election in Simraungadh Municipality and losing Nepali Congress party cadres clashed during the victory rally at Simraungad municipality-10 in Bara on the evening of May 21. A total of 7 people from both sides were injured during the clash while 5 motorcycle and one jeep was vandalized. The supporters of Nepali Congress stated that the clash ensued after  (LoSaPa) cadres participating in the victory rally hit locals with balloons filled with Mobil.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation regarding the outcome of election
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Lokatantrik Samajwadi Party (LoSaPa)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 7
Totally damaged Vehicles 6
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