Incident Reports

NSU stages Protests in Birgunj


Madhes, Parsa, Birgunj

Nepal Student Union (NSU) burned the effigies of Finance Minister Yuvaraj Khatiwada and Chief Minister of Province 2 Lal Babu Raut in Birgunj on June 4. They demanded the waiver of all forms of taxes incurred during the lockdown period. They said they protested as the government set the deadline for the taxes instead of bringing relief packages to the entrepreneurs. 
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
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media