Incident Reports

Voting continuous normally after Army disposes IED found near polling center in Gorkha


Gandaki, Gorkha, Gorkha, Ward 8

The bomb disposal unit of Nepal Army disposed an IED found near Old Capital secondary school polling center in Gorkha municipality-8 Raniban of Gorkha on the polling day. Polling continued normally after the disposal of the IED according to DSP Lilaraj Lamichhane of Gorkha police.

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