Incident Reports

Protest in Janakpur demanding Hindu state


Province 2, Dhanusha, Janakpur

Nepal Nationalist Group, on July 4, on the leadership of an ex-member of National Assembly Kari Yadav, staged a protest in Janakpurdham demanding that the country should be reinstated as a Hindu State. They protested carrying a national flag. The demonstration that started from Janakchowk convened in the same place after rallying around different parts of the city. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other Hindu Nationalist and Regional Unity Parties
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