JANAKPURDHAM, Jan 26: Cadres of the Janamat Party led by CK Raut have attacked a vehicle carrying the mayor of Harion Municipality of Sarlahi. The windshield of the vehicle was smashed in the attack and Mayor Ganesh Prasai was injured in the incident. He sustained an injury in his head while Deputy Mayor Renuka Poudel escaped unhurt.
According to police, Raut's cadres attacked them while they were on their way to cast their votes in the ongoing National Assembly election in Janakpurdham-4 in Prasai’s vehicle . It is said that the vehicle was hit by stones.
Cadres of the Janamat Party have intensified protests since this morning to disrupt the ongoing National Assembly election in Janakpurdham. The protestors have surrounded the people's representatives who are helping in the election and have started the demonstration program.