Incident Reports

Janata Samajwadi Party protests against petroleum price hike in Kathmandu


Students close to the Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) staged a demonstration at Maitighar Mandla on Wednesday to protest against the increase in the price of petroleum products.

They had protested against the government by placing gas cylinders in the streets during a protest organized by the Socialist Students Union.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Janata Samajbadi Party
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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