Incident Reports

Chand-led party's student wing burn PM's effigy at Pashupati Campus


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Students close to the Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand Biplov burnt the effigy of Prime Minister Sher Bahadur in protest of the rise in prices of petroleum products.

During the demonstration, the students said that the impact of the rise in prices of petroleum products has affected the daily life of the people and they should immediately withdraw it. Nepal Oil Corporation had increased petrol by Rs 3 per liter, diesel and kerosene by Rs 3 last Wednesday.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
Secondary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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