Incident Reports

Rally staged in-front of Baluwatar demanding to save Gangamaya's life


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Activists held demonstration in front of PM residence in Baluwatar on Tuesday, to put pressure on the government to save Gangamaya Adhikari's life. The rally had marched from Narayanchaur and converged into an assembly after reaching Prime Minister’s residence in Baluwatar.

The Nepal Human Rights Organization led the rally. Gangamaya is in hunger strike from long time demanding action against the murderer of her son Krishna Prasad Adhikari. The Maoist side killed Krishna during the Maoist insurgency.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation related to transitional justice and human rights
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CSO/NGO
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
National/Online Media