Incident Reports

Blackout organized to press the government to scrap Guthi Bill


The Guthi Protest Struggle Committee has stated that it successfully organized a blackout from 7:30 pm to 7:45 pm on Saturday in Kathmandu, Lalitpur, and Bhaktapur district. The black out was organized as a part of the Committee's protest to pressure the government to scrap the Guthi Bill proposed by the government.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Access/control of public land
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Protesters/demonstrators
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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