Incident Reports

Demonstration staged protesting against MCC in Rupandehi


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Butwal

Demonstration staged in Butwal demanding the withdrawal of the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC). "Nepal's development will be done by the Nepali people, not by the MCC; Nepal's roads and electricity should be in the interest of Nepali people, not in the interest of foreigners; MCC is colonizing Nepal," some placard read. 

They demonstrated at Pushpalal Park, BP Chowk, and Traffic Chowk of Butwal with various placards and demanded the repeal of MCC. 

The youths took part in the protest, wearing T-shirts and masks with "No MCC" written on them.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other political issues
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