Incident Reports

Students demonstrate in front of TU demanding to postpone the physical exams


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kirtipur

Students stage a demonstration in front of Tribhuvan University on August 9 demanding to postpone the physical exams and take the exams online. They complained that despite the postponement of the Class 12 examination, TU is continuing the examination. Student Pranisha Bania said that the ongoing examination was conducted without following any health criteria and demanded to postpone the examination immediately and adopt alternative means. #CancelTUExam has been trending on Twitter currently.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Secondary Cause Healthcare Management
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Students
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