Incident Reports

Locals stage torch rally in Kaski demanding cancellation of federalism


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath, Ward 26

The locals of Pokhara Metropolitan-26, Budhibazar staged a torch rally on the evening of July 16 condemning the inflation and demanding to rescind Federalism. The rally that started from Budhibazar turned into a corner assembly at Kalikachowk. The demonstrators participated spontaneously and chanted slogans that include "Cancel Federal System", "Control increased price hike", Condemn nepotism in politics", "Punish the corrupt" among others. 

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 Citizen/Individuals
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