Incident Reports

Demonstration staged in Janakpur demanding an end to repression against Hindus


Province 2, Dhanusha, Janakpur

Hindu Council Janakpur Municipal Committee and Omkar Family staged a demonstration in Janakpur on Saturday protesting against alleged repression on Hindu Religion from time to time. They also staged the demonstration against police intervention in performing Machhindranath Jatra in Lalitpur. Participants at the demonstration also expressed solidarity with Dalit agitation and demanded action against murderers of Dalit youths Niranjan Ram and Bijaya Ram and Mintri Devi Baitha of Rautahat.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Hindu Religious Organization
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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