Incident Reports

NC District Presidents from Poudel panel stage a relay hunger strike in Sanepa


The district presidents of the Nepali Congress close to party leader Ram Chandra Poudel started a relay hunger strike from  11 am on August 25 in the Sanepa party office. Their demands include making the name list of active members public and bringing uniformity in provisions related to candidacy for district president. The senior leaders from the Poudel panel are in a meeting to discuss these issues at the Former General Secretary, Mr Prakash Man Singh house in Chaksibari. Meanwhile, the spokesperson of Nepali Congress Mr Bishwo Prakash Sharma mentioned that the name list will be published on the party's website after the president Mr Sher Bahadur Deuba submits it to the election committee.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Contestation over non-elective positions and influence
Actor 1 - Number of people Not Available
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people Not Available
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media