Incident Reports

Youths stages a symbolic demonstration in Morang against 'Bhutanese Refugee Scam'


Province 1, Morang, Biratnagar

Youths of Biratnagar staged a symbolic demonstration on May 14, against the 'Bhutanese Refugee Scam'. The demonstrators protested without their shirts on and demanded a fair investigation. Stating that the assets of the leaders should be investigated, they demanded to investigate the big corruption scandals. Uttam Dhungel, a youth activist, alleged that they demonstrated half-naked to put pressure on the government to investigate corruption-related incidents.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to corruption (other than tenders)
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