Incident Reports

Law practitioners staged demonstration in Tanahu demanding resignation of Chief Justice


Law practitioners staged a demonstration in Tanahu demanding the resignation of Cholendra Samsher Jabara, Chief Justice in front of the District Court in headquarters. The demonstrators staged a demonstration against the Judiciary's distortion, inconsistency and corruption on November 14, from 10 am till 11 am. 

The law practitioners staged a sit-in with black bandages on their hands demanding the resignation of the controversial Chief Justice saying that he could not uphold the dignity of the judiciary. Demonstration was organized by Bar Association Tanahun's president Bhanubhakta Subedi, former DL central president Yadunath Khanal, senior advocate Kamala Mohan Wagle and others.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Labor organization, trade unions and other organizations based on economic demands
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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