Incident Reports

Protest demanding restoration of monarchy obstructed in Saptari


Madhes, Saptari, Rajbiraj

Cadres of other parties obstructed the protest organized by group supporting monarchy in  Rajbiraj, Saptari on December 28. Young students from various parties were protesting against the PM Oli's decision of dissolution of parliament. The protestors demanding monarchy fled after the young student's obstruction.

Young students belonging to the Nepali Congress, the Dahal-Nepal Group of the Nepal Communist Party and the Janata Samajwadi Party snatched the banner of the monarchy supporters and set fire on it that created tensed situation during that time. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Janata Samajbadi Party
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Protesters/demonstrators
Actor 2 - Entity Political Organizations/Groups supporting Monarchy
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media