Incident Reports

Nepali Congress cadres burn Chinese Xi Jingping's effigy in Gorkha


Gandaki, Gorkha, Gorkha

The cadres of Nepal Student Union(NSU) and Tarun Dal, the sister organizations of the Nepali Congress,  have burned the effigy of Chinese President Xi Jinping in Gorkha District expressing dissatisfaction over Chinese media’s tweet that claimed the world’s highest peak Mt. Everest lies in China. 

The China Global Television Network (CGTN), had a couple of days back, tweeted claiming Chomulongma, the highest peak of the world, belongs to China.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Foreign State
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media