Incident Reports

CPN (UML) affiliated Youth Association burns effigies of opposition leaders in Dhanusa


Madhes, Dhanusha, Janakpur

Leaders and cadres of the ruling CPN-UML's Youth Association Nepal burned the effigies of top leaders of the opposition parties at the local Janak Chowk in Janakpurdham. They burned the effigies of Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba, CPN-Maoist Central Committee Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda, Janata Samajwadi Party Chairman Upendra Yadav, and CPN-UML leader Madhav Kumar Nepal. They accused the leaders of the opposition parties of pushing the country into instability to come to power. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Contestation between rival political parties outside elections
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Left Alliance (CPN-MC, UML & others)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Nepali Congress and affiliated org CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org Left Alliance (CPN-MC, UML & others) Janata Samajbadi Party
Actor 2 - Youth na
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