Incident Reports

Massive civil Movement stages protest in Kathmandu against parliament dissolution


Province 3, Kathmandu, Kirtipur

The massive civil movement staged a protest against the government amid the prohibitory order in Kirtipur, Kathmandu on May 26. The activists expressed outrage against the announcement of the election by dissolving parliament at a time when the country is grappling with the effects of the Corona outbreak. They carried placards with slogans demanding better health services, oxygen supply, and the Covid-19 vaccine. Writer/journalist Narayan Bagle, writer Yug Pathak, and other activists participated in the demonstration.


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CSO/NGO
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
National/Online Media