Incident Reports

Police fires four rounds of warning shots to control the clash between the cadres of ruling coalition and CPN-UML in Taplejung


Province 1, Taplejung, Aathrai Tribeni, Ward 2

Police fired four rounds of warning shots in Tribeni rural municipality-2 of Taplejung to control the situation after the cadres of CPN-UML and ruling alliance clashed at polling station in Fulbari. Police charged batons as well to control the situation.  According to CDO of the district Mahesh Kumar Pokhrel, the situation was normalizing following the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons None
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org , CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
Election-related cause primary
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