Incident Reports

CPN-UML's Youth Association stages demonstration demanding to fix election date


Madhes, Rautahat, Garuda

The National Youth Association of Nepal, which is close to the CPN-UML, has staged a demonstration in Garuda Bazaar in the central part of Rautahat demanding the announcement of the date of local elections. Hundreds of youths chanted slogans and staged a demonstration in Garuda organized by the district committee of the Youth Association.

The demonstration started from the building of Tulsilal Memorial Foundation at Garuda under the leadership of District President Bal Shankar Kushwaha and turned into a corner meeting near Garuda Municipality. Addressing the corner meeting, UML district committee member Nivesh Yadav urged the cadres to retaliate as the coalition government was conspiring to postpone the local elections. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML 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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