Incident Reports

Demonstration at Maitighar over the scrapping of the Land Commission


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 11

All Nepal Farmers Association and Nepal Landless Squatters Association stage a joint protest at the Maitighar Mandala on 17 in Kathmandu against the government's decision to dismiss the Land Problem Resolution Commission. They carried placards such as "Guarantee our settlement", "Reverse the decision to dissolve the Land Problem Resolution Commission", "Implement the constitutional right of landless squatters, Dalits and unorganized settlers to land". The cabinet meeting on August 12 had decided to dismiss the land issue resolution commission.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
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