Under the leadership of the Nepal Student Union (NSU), a protest was staged in Lahan at Sahid Chowk on June 2 against the government's announcement during a budget speech to open stone, ballast, and sand extraction. The protest was led by NSU's Central Vice President and State 2 Coordinator Sanjay Yadav.
Protestors allege the Oli government for acting treacherously by inserting a program to reduce the trade deficit by extracting stones, ballast, and sand. They accused the government of being insensitive to the environment and Chure conservation. '
|Violent / Non-violent||Nonviolent|
|Primary Cause||Access/control of other natural resources (forest, minerals)|
|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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