Incident Reports

NSU stage bullock cart demonstration in Rupandehi


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Butwal

Nepal Students Union (NSU) stage a bullock cart demonstration against the government in Tamnagar of Rupandehi on May 31. During the demonstration, they raised concerns about the promises of PM Oli to develop Nepal, Corona-resistant vaccines,  accused of Nirmala murder case, encroached Nepali land, and abduction of assembly members.

Protestors further state that despite the formation of a two-thirds permanent government, the situation of Nepal and Nepalis has been further complicated. Student leaders said that even during the health crisis of the Corona pandemic, the government did not show responsibility to the people and is only interested in politics. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Secondary Cause Other political issues
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
National/Online Media