Incident Reports

Ruling Alliance cadres obstruct road in Darchula, UML cadres complain of obstruction in election campaigneering


Cadres of the Ruling alliance blocked the road in Dhuligada of Khalanga in Darchula on November 14 in protest against assault on their cadre by CPN-UML cadres. A cadre of the ruling alliance had sustained injury during a clash between the ruling alliance and UML cadres in Naugad of the district on November 13. Ruling alliance cadres demanded the arrest of the UML cadre who was responsible for injuring their supporter. CPN-UML's Naugad rural municipality chairperson Janaksingh Thagunna stated that the ruling alliance had gathered hundreds of their cadres from the district to obstruct the road in Dhuligada due to which UML cadres were not able to go for election campaign.

CPN-Maoist Center's Darchula leader Khadaksingh Dhami claimed that the incident that occurred on November 13 was not a clash but assault on their cadre by hundreds of UML cadres.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Road block
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
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