Incident Reports

Protesters hold sit-in at TU premises against police intervention


Province 3, Kathmandu, Kirtipur

Police has intervened at the protest program "TU March against the education regression" that was going to be staged on February 15 under the civil movement. They have snatched the theatrical materials brought by the students for the pre-announced street drama program.

They are currently on a sit-in on the street in front of the vice-chancellor's office to protest against the police intervention. Protesters are blocking the road inside Trivandrum and demanding the return of theatrical material.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to freedom of expression and civil rights
Secondary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Students
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media