Attack of CPN-Maoist Cadres, UML Cadres Injured

  May 11, 2022 By: INSEC

A CPN-UML cadre has been seriously injured after the attack of CPN (Maoist Centre) cadres near Baghbachchhala in Siddhalek rural municipality-5.

Rakesh Shrestha, 26, a resident of Siddhalek Rural Municipality-5 was attacked by CPN (Maoist Center) cadres on his way home on a motorcycle after the election campaign organized by the CPN-UML on May 10.

Shrestha, was attacked with iron rods and stones and he is undergoing treatment at Malekhu Teaching Hospital. Shrestha has sustained serious head injuries.

Three motorcycles were damaged in the incident.

As the incident took place under the leadership of CPN (Maoist Center) leader Buddha Gurung, a case will be registered against the accused at the District Police Office on May 11, said CPN-UML District Secretary Arjun Shrestha.

Sitaram Adhikari