Incident Reports

CPN-UML cadres stage protest rally against Mahaseth in Dhanusa


Province 2, Dhanusha, Janakpur

Leaders including Kishori Sah 'Kamal', who is also a state MP (CPN-UML), staged a protest rally in Janakpurdham on November 20 saying that party leader Raghuvir Mahaseth had acted arbitrarily. Mahaseth, who is also a member of the party's permanent committee, staged a protest led by state MP Sah, saying that he had chosen the delegates of the General Convention arbitrarily.

The protest rally against Mahaseth was taken out from the railway station and ended at the UML party office. During the protest, UML leaders and cadres also chanted slogans against Mahaseth.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
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 unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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