Incident Reports

Prachanda - Nepal faction stages torch rally in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Birtamod

After the dissolution of the House of Representatives by President Vidyadevi Bhandari on the recommendation of the government led by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, the Prachanda-Nepal faction have continued to protest in Jhapa, home district of Prime Minister Oli.

The cadres of the Prachanda-Nepal group staged a torched rally in Birtamod, Jhapa on Monday evening, chanting slogans against Prime Minister Oli and President Bhandari.

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 NCP (Nepal Communist Party) and Affiliates
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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