Incident Reports

Demonstrations by NCP and JSP in Janakpur against the dissolution of the parliament


Province 2, Dhanusha, Janakpur

Cadres of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) and Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) staged separate demonstrations in Janakpurdham on December 20 after President Bidyadevi Bhandari dissolved the parliament on the recommendation of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli. 

The National Youth Union (NYU), which is close to the NCP (Prachanda faction) and youths close to JSP had protested in Janakpur against Prime Minister Oli's move. Speaking at a corner meeting held at Janak Chowk, the speakers warned that the agitation would continue until PM Oli withdraw his decision.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Janata Samajbadi Party , NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
Actor 1 - Youth na
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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