Incident Reports

Demonstration staged in Gulmi against caste-based discrimination


Lumbini, Gulmi, Madane

Dalit Public Front staged a protest in Madane Rural Municipality on Monday, protesting against incidents of caste-based discrimination against Dalits throughout the country. The demonstrators demanded action against those involved in discrimination against Dalit during funeral rites in Pokhara, rape-murder of a Dalit girl in Rupandehi, and Chaurjahari murder incident. 

The demonstrators chanted slogans against caste-based discrimination in front of the rural municipality office. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people 12
Actor 1 - Affiliations Dalit Organizations
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
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