Incident Reports

Silent protest in Mangalbazar demanding the release of arrested cultural leaders


Bagmati, Lalitpur, Lalitpur

Locals of Patan organized a silent protest in Mangalbazar, in Lalitpur, demanding the release of all those arrested in clash with the police over pulling  Rato Machindranath chariot on September 3. Police had arrested 20 people after the clash. Three of them were released by police on Sunday. The remaining 17 have been remanded in custody on public offence charge.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 12
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Police
Actor 2 - Youth na
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