Incident Reports

Youths stage rally protesting against slaughtering of cows in Morang


Province 2, Dhanusha, Janakpur

Police intervened at a rally staged by Hindu youths on Sunday in Janakpur protesting against the selling of beef by slaughtering cows on June 4 in Biratnagar-17, Morang. The youths staged demonstration carrying placards calling for Hindu Unity, Praise of lord Ram and Hanuman and chanted slogans saying that they will not allow slaughtering cows.

Police arrested 28-year-old Sohil Miya on the charge of selling beef. Police arrested him along with 10 kg of beef while he was selling it as buffalo meat. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Religious sectarianism
Actor 1 - Number of people 30
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other Hindu Nationalist and Regional Unity Parties
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
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