Incident Reports

NSU torch rally against government


Bagmati, Chitawan, Bharatpur, Ward 1

Nepal Student's Union, Chitwan took out torch rally on April 30 against the government. They have staged the rally stating that the government's focus is on politics rather than on the control of rapidly spreading corona virus. They have also demanded the resignation of Prime Minister Oli.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Weapons Fire
Primary Cause Other political issues
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people 50
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media