The first phase of local level election 2074 was held on Baishakh 31. A singer and actor named Bikram Pariyar had gone to Tanahaun from Kathmandu to cast his vote. He was murdered after a fight on the subject of capturing pictures. He was murdered with the help of stone by a group of people.
Bikram Pariyar was roaming around after he casted his vote. He along with Devi Narayan Shrestha reached on the bank of Seti river and saw 2 girls and 4 boys. He requested them to take his picture. But, there occurred conflict between them and they hit him with the stone. In the same incident, another local Devi Narayan Shrestha got injured and was taken to the hospital.
The teenagers who were involved in the murder were Usha Thapa, Anjali Rana Magar, Roshan Chand Thakuri, Madhusudan Nepali, Ranjan Thakuri and Prem Ale. Anjali, Roshan and Usha were arrested instantly after the incident but the remaining three of them have fled away.