Incident Reports

Demonstration held in Maitighar demanding legalization of marijuna in Nepal


Province 3, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

World Hindu Federation held a demonstration in Maitighar, on Monday, demanding legalization of marijuana in Nepal. Some sages also took part in the demonstration.

The demands for the legalization of marijuana have been on the rise in Nepal after the United Nations listed it as a medicinal product.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Hindu Religious Organization
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
National/Online Media