Incident Reports

Lamps lit at Maiti Ghar demanding justice for rape victims


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

A symbolic protest was staged in Maitighar Mandala on Wednesday evening by lighting lamps demanding justice for the rape victims. Activists demanded justice for the victims, which took place at different times.

After the rape and murder of 12-year-old Samjhana Kami of Bajhang, there have been protests demanding action against those involved in the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people n
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media