Incident Reports

Nepali congress burn president's effigy in Syangja


Nepali Congress Syangja burnt the effigy of the President at Shahid Chowk in protest of the dissolution of the House of Representatives and the illegal declaration of mid-term elections. The protest started from the party office and reached Maunjulus Chowk and turned into a corner rally.

Addressing the corner meeting, Nepali Congress Acting President Kumar Rana accused the government of KP Sharma Oli, of only being interested in power and of tarnishing national and political dignity.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
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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