Incident Reports

Tension grips Mugu after protesters remove signboards of government offices


Karnali, Mugu, Chhayanath Rara

Tension ran high in Mugu district headquarter today after proponents of 'Autonomous Karnali State' removed the signboards of six government offices in the district headquarter. The irate protesters have placed signboards with 'Karnali Autonomous State' in place of the old ones. Protesters have also vandalized some government offices during the process. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons None
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Protesters/demonstrators
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
Total damaged Buildings 2
National/Online Media


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