Incident Reports

IED found near a polling center in Pachaljharana of Kalikot


Karnali, Kalikot, Pachaljharana, Ward 5

An IED was found near the Panchakalika Secondary school polling center in Pachaljharana rural municipality-5 of Kalikot on November 20. Voters heading towards the polling center were terrorized following the news of the incident. A bomb disposal unit of Nepal Army was sent to the site to dispose the IED. Voting was not affected due to the incident.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Symbolic violence
Weapons Improvised explosive device (IED)
Primary Cause Contestation regarding implementation and legitimacy of election
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Election-related cause primary
National/Online Media