Incident Reports

Chand-led party's students take out torch rally in Kathmandu against petroleum price hike


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Students affiliated to Netra Bikram Chand led CPN took out a torch rally in Baghbazar of Kathmandu on Thursday protesting against the government's decision to hike the price of petroleum products and alleged failure to control inflation. The students demanded the government to annul the petroleum price hike.

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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