Incident Reports

Protest staged against microfinance companies in Maitighar


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 10

Farmers who claim to have been cheated by microfinance companies staged a protest in the Capital on Tuesday.

The agitated debtors staged a protest at Maitighar against the microfinance companies, accusing the latter of financial fraud.

Hundreds of money-borrowers and farmers, who claim to have been wronged, gathered in the capital to participate in the demonstration called on by the “Struggle Committee against Microfiances, Nepal” presenting a nine-point demand.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other economic 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


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