Incident Reports

Voting halted after IED goes off near a polling center in Gulariya of Bardiya


Lumbini, Bardiya, Gulariya, Ward 2

An IED went of in Gulariya municipality-2 of Bardiya near the Shambhusharan Secondary school polling center on November 20. The explosion terrorized the general public and the staff at the polling station. Polling was halted following the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Remote violence
Weapons None
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