Incident Reports

Demonstration in Rupandehi against Constitution Amendment proposal


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Butwal

In Rupandehi, demonstrators took to the streets from early morning in places such as Butwal and Lumbini, chanting slogans against the government. In Butwal, a rally that started from Chauraha took a round of the bazaar before concluding in a corner meeting at Traffic Chowk, where leaders pledged to continue the agitation until the government withdrew the proposal. Earlier, after Nepali Congress Rupandehi issued a statement on Sunday in support of the amendment and backed away from the agitation, the leaders of CPN-UML, Rastriya Janamorcha, CPN-ML, Akhanda Nepal Party, among others, participated in the agitation.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people 100
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people NA
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Rupandehi , Local Newspaper - Kanchanpur


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