Incident Reports

Nepal Student Association organized torch rally in Diktel


Province 1, Khotang, Rupakot Majhuwagadhi

Cadres of Nepali Congress sister wing Nepal Student Union (NSU) organized a torch rally in Khotang district headquarter Diktel Rupakot Majhuwagadhi on Thursday evening demanding the government to scrap the National Medical Education bill recently passed by the Parliament and fulfill doctor Govinda KC's demands. They also organized the torch rally to protest against the Government's failure to bring to justice the perpetrator behind Nirmala Panta's rape and subsequent murder and protecting those involved in the wide body scam. NSU cadres chanted anti-government slogans.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 24
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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