Incident Reports

Students stage symbolic protest against increase in prices of petroleum and cooking gas in Biratnagar


Province 1, Morang, Biratnagar

Students stage a  symbolic protest with empty cylinders in Biratnagar against the increase in prices of petroleum products and cooking gas. The protesters marched from Panchali in Biratnagar to Mahendra Chowk and chanted anti-government slogans. In the protest organized by ANNFSU Morang, the students chanted slogans such as "Return price hike, and much more.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
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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