Incident Reports

RPP-Nepal cadres arrested for protesting against MCC in Kathmandu


Police arrested some cadres of the Rashtriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Nepal on the charge of protesting against the US aid project Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) in front of the US Embassy on September 11. Traffic was disrupted after protests on the road.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Demonstration
Secondary Form Detention of Protesters
Primary Cause Other political issues
Secondary Cause Freedom of Assembly
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations RPP
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