Incident Reports

IED detonated in Shirise of Ilam, voting unaffected


Province 1, Ilam, Maijogmai, Ward 5

An IED was detonated near Shirise Secondary school polling center in Maijogmai rural municipality-5 of Ilam on the polling day. Voting however continued normally despite the incident. No injury or damage was also reported in the incident. Police suspected, the groups boycotting the election might have detonated the IED to terrorize voters.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Remote 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 unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total Killed 00
Election-related cause primary
National/Online Media