Incident Reports

Four injured in a clash between CPN-UML and Nepali Congress cadres in Bajhang over election campaign related dispute


Sudurpashchim, Bajhang, Khaptadchhanna, Ward 6

Basant Khadka, Tribhuvan Khadka, Prakash Khadka, and Deepak Khadka were injured in a clash between the cadres of CPN-UML and Nepali Congress in Khaptadchanna rural municipality-6 of Bajhang on October 27.  According to the ward chairperson Tej Bahadur Khadka, the clash broke out between the two groups over election campaign and old feud. According to him, the fight started when Basant Khadka hit Tribhuvan Khadka on the head with a bottle during the election campaign controversy. He further alleged that  was often a clash between the Khadka family due to political vendetta. They all belong to the same family.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons Other
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Injured 4
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