Incident Reports

Demonstration held in Rautahat demanding restoration of monarchy


Madhes, Rautahat, Gaur

Supporters of former King Gyanendra Shah staged a demonstration on Wednesday in Gaur on Thursday demanding the return of the monarchy and Hindu State.

The motorcycle rally started from Gaur had reached 42 KM North Chandranigahapur. Participants in the demonstration chanted slogans such as “Hindu Nation should be maintained” and “Democracy including monarchy” should be established. They argued that people were suffering and corruption in the country had increased due to the leaders of political parties.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people 200
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
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
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