five cadres of Nepali Congress were injured in an attack at Budhiganga Municipality-1 Wednesday evening by an unidentified people.
According to police, the injured are locals Krishna Bahadur Thapa, Amma Thapa, Lalit Thapa, Gopal Thapa, Gore Sanai and Lal Nepali. Similarly, Dambar Thapa, Ramesh Nepali and Kishan Nepali have gone missing.
Of the injured, Krishna Thapa and Amma Thapa are in critical condition.
Police stated that the injured are undergoing treatment at District Hospital while police are intensifying search for the missing.
It is stated that they were attacked by CPN (UML) cadres in course of election publicity campaign. The left alliance has denied of attack however the incident is under investigation according to inspector Jagdish Bhatta of District Police Office.