Incident Reports

Chand led CPN (Biplav)) staged demonstration in Mugu against the price hike of petroleum products


Karnali, Mugu, Chhayanath Rara

CPN led by Netra Bikram Chand (Biplav)) staged demonstration against the price hike of petroleum goods in Mugu on November 11 demanding immediate withdrawal of price hike and chanted slogans as well. During the protest in Gamgadhi, CPN District Office Secretary Sarpu Rokaya stated that the government has raised the prices of petroleum products and food items which forced them to stage the protest.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media