Incident Reports

Five student organizations burnt effigy of PM in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Five student organizations have burnt the effigies of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli in Kathmandu demanding restoration of parliament. The Joint Struggle Committee of five student organizations, including the Nepal Students Union, Akhil (Revolutionary), has protested against the authoritarian rule by burning the effigy of Prime Minister Oli. Police arrested some protestors.


According to NSU General Secretary Deepak Bhattarai, two students sustained minor injuries when the police arrested them. Police snatched the effigy from the protesting students.  Student organizations have also demanded that students and teachers be vaccinated against corona as soon as possible.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
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 Nepali Congress and affiliated org , CPN (Maoist Center) 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