Incident Reports

NSU stages demonstration in front of Nepal Oil Corporation in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

The National Student Union (NSU) staged a protest at the Nepal Oil Corporation premises on April 5 against the price hike of petroleum products. They stated that the government should provide relief during this corona pandemic rather than the increasing price of petroleum products.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
Secondary Cause Government Relief
Actor 1 - Number of people 25
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media