Incident Reports

Demonstration against government in Lalitpur


Bagmati, Lalitpur, Lalitpur

Locals organized a demonstration in Gwarko of Lalitpur on Wednesday against the government over its call for tax clearance amid the pandemic, lacklustre response to control COVID-19 and alleged corruption in the procurement of medical equipment. 

Following call on social media, the protesters carried posters with slogans such as 'What is tax for, where is food for the people, PCR after death, 'Corruption or PCR'.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Healthcare Management
Actor 1 - Number of people 50
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
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
National/Online Media