Incident Reports

NSU leader arrested on charge of protesting against dissolution of House of Representatives


Province 3, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Police have arrested Nepal Students Union's former central committee member Nawaraj Tripathi and other leaders from the New Baneshwor area on the charge of protesting against the dissolution of House of Representatives . NSU general secretary Deepak Bhattarai has demanded the immediate and unconditional release of Tripathi.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Secondary Form Detention of Protesters
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Secondary Cause Freedom of Assembly
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media