Incident Reports

Government's effigy burned in Nuwakot citing negligence towards road upgrade


Province 3, Nuwakot, Kakani

Residents of Kakani have expressed indignation over the government saying that the government has not paid any attention towards upgrading the road from Kathmandu to Trishuli via Kakani under the Pasang Lhamu Highway. 

Amidst the outrage of the locals, the Nepali Congress Kakani Village Executive Committee burned an effigy of the government in a corner assembly held in Kakani today, calling it an 'incompetent and corrupt' government. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
Actor 1 - Number of people 30
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
National/Online Media