Incident Reports

IEDs found in five polling centers of Khatyad rural municipality in Mugu


Karnali, Mugu, Khatyad

Suspicious items resembling IEDs were found in five polling centers  in Khatyad rural municipality of Mugu on the polling day. The IEDs were found in Ratapani, Jiuka, Lamru, Gamtha, and Chimadungri of Khatyad rural municipality according district police office Mugu. The bomb disposal unit of Nepali army disposed all the items. 

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
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Election-related cause primary
National/Online Media