Incident Reports

Youth Union cadres burn Madhav Nepal's effigy in Koteshwor


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 32

Cadres of the former Prime Minister and CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli burnt an effigy of senior party leader Madhav Kumar Nepal at Koteshwor. The cadres who reached Oli's residence at Balakot in Bhaktapur on July 14 returned from there and gathered at Koteshwor. According to Ashok Singh, Senior Superintendent of Police, Kathmandu, they hold a corner meeting at Koteshwor Chowk and burnt the effigy.

Police intervened in the protest. Police security is also been beefed up to prevent them from going to Madhav Nepal's residence.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Secondary Form Intervention at Protest
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Secondary Cause Freedom of Assembly
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) UML and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
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