Incident Reports

CPN-UML affiliated youth association staged torch rally against Deuba's government


Youth association affiliated with the CPN-UML held a torch rally on September 14 in Sorhakhutte, Kathmandu, in protest of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba's government. Following the Supreme Court's decision, UML Chairman KP Oli was forced to resign, and the youth organization has been protesting the Deuba administration ever since.

UML is criticizing UML's actions against 14 Members of Parliament (MPs) following the previous party split. On the same issue, the UML has been obstructing parliament sessions on a regular basis.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Contestation over non-elective positions and influence
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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