Incident Reports

CPN (UML) stage demonstration against supreme court's decision in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

CPN-UML's KP Sharma Oli group staged a torch rally in front of Tri Chandra College against the Supreme Court's order to restore the parliament. Police had put out the fire shortly after.

On the recommendation of the then Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, the Constitutional Bench of the Supreme Court reversed the decision of President Bidyadevi Bhandari to dissolve the parliament and ordered the appointment of Sher Bahadur Deuba as the Prime Minister.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media