Incident Reports

Nepal Workers Peasants Party stage demonstration against MCC in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Nepal Revolutionary Students' Union (Nepal Krantikari Yuva Sangh) and Nepal Revolutionary Students' union (Nepal Krantikari Vidyarthi Sangh), sister organizations of Nepal Workers Peasants Party (Nepal Mazdoor Kisan Party) stage a joint protest rally against MCC in Kathmandu. The protest started from Ratna Park and proceeded towards Asan, Indrachowk, Amut Sinus Campus, Thak and towards the US Embassy.

Police tried to interfere with the protest in the embassy that resulted in a scuffle between police and protestors. Prakash Gurung of the organizing students' association said that six more people were injured in the incident.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Secondary Form Intervention at Protest
Primary Cause Other political issues
Secondary Cause Freedom of Assembly
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepal Workers and Peasants Party (NWPP)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level Foreign State
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media