Incident Reports

Tarun Dal protests in front of Gokarna Forest Resort


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Gokarneshwor

The youth wing of main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) has demonstrated in front of Gokarna Forest Resort Sunday protesting the government decision to lease the land of Nepal Trust to Yeti Holdings. 

Nepal Tarun Dal has burnt tires in front of the resort protesting lease extension of the property to Yeti six years before the previous lease was to expire. It has claimed that the government leased the property on the cheap.

Tarun Dal leader Kabir Phuyal told Setopati that the youth wing's Kageshwori Manohara municipality unit demonstrated in front of the resort on Sunday.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to tenders and the awarding of public contracts
Actor 1 - Number of people 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
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 na
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