Incident Reports

NSU blocks highway in Kawasoti against the proposal to dissolve the parliament


Cadres of Nepali Congress-affiliated NSU and Tarun Dal have blocked Mahendra highway in Kawasoti, the district headquarters of East Nawalparasi, in protest of the Prime Minister’s visit to the President’s Office with a recommendation to  the dissolve the parliament. They have demanded the withdrawal of the PM Oli’s move to dissolve  the parliament.

The NC cadres also chanted the  slogans such as ‘Communist government is dead, Oli cannot dissolve parliament’.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Strike/Bandh
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Secondary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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