Incident Reports

Seven women's organizations stage demonstration demanding cancellation of 'Miss Nepal' pageant in Lalitpur


Bagmati, Lalitpur, Godawari

Seven women's organizations affiliated to different political parties staged a demonstration in Kathmandu on June 18, demanding the cancellation of 'Miss Nepal' pageant in the Godavari where the Miss Nepal 2022 Grand Finale was hosted.  The demonstrators chanted slogans against beauty pageants.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
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