Incident Reports

Nepali Congress take out torch rally against decision to make Dang's Bhaluwang provincial capital


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Butwal

Nepali Congress took out a torch rally in Butwal of Rupandehi on Saturday evening in protest of the State government to make Bhaluwang of Dang the provincial capital instead of Butwal. Participants at the protest rally chanted slogans demanding Butwal to be made the provincial capital.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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