Incident Reports

Election Commission seeks clarification from Congress candidate for allegedly threatening election official


The Election Commission (EC) sought clarification from Nepali Congress candidate from Constituency number 4 of Parsa Ramesh Rijal on the charge of threatening the commission's Code of Conduct monitoring officer for Parsa Rudra Bahadur Karki.

According to the EC, it was seeking clarification from Karki for reported incident where Rijal threatened Karki for removing election campaign materials that violated the code conduct. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media