Incident Reports

Demonstration staged at Maitighar against Citizenship Bill


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

A group of people belonging to different political parties including Nepal Communist Party (Masal), Nepal Communist Party (Marxist-Leninist), Rastriya Janamorcha Party, and Rastriya Jagaran Parishad amongst others staged a demonstration in Maitighar Mandala on Sunday against the proposed Citizenship Bill calling it anti-nationalist. They demanded the government to scrap the bill and form a citizenship investigation high commission.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to freedom of expression and civil rights
Secondary Cause Freedom of Expression
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media


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