Incident Reports

Youth organization of the ruling alliance stage torch rally demanding counting of votes in Dolakha


The youth organization of the ruling alliance staged a torch rally on November 23 in Dolakha demanding to count of votes of the House of Representative (HoR) and Provincial Assembly (PA) Election. The demonstrators alleged that even though it has been 3 days since the election, the counting of votes has not started. The demonstrators chanted slogans against the Election commission and its affiliated organizations.

Cadres of  Nepali Congress' sister organization Tarun Dal, YCL affiliated with CPN (Maoist Center), and CPN United Socialist Youth Organization were involved in the demonstration. They demanded the resignation of the District Judge and Chief Election Officer of Dolakha Dilliratna Shrestha and burnt his effigy.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation regarding implementation and legitimacy of election
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org , CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org , CPN (Communist Party of Nepal) - Unified Socialist
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