Incident Reports

ANNISU (Revolutionary) stages torch rally in Bhaktapur against the price hike in petroleum products and public transportation


Bagmati, Bhaktapur, Madhyapur Thimi, Ward 2

ANNISU (Revolutionary), a student organization affiliated with the Communist Party of Nepal (Biplav), took out a torch rally in Bhaktapur against the hike in prices of petroleum products and fares on public transport. Cadres of the ANNISU (Revolutionary) took out torch rally from Madhyapur Thimi Municipality 2 from Sano Thimi to Gatta Ghar under the leadership of Lalijang Bam, District President of ANNISU (Revolutionary) Bhaktapur chanting various slogans like "Revoke petroleum price hike", "Down with anti-citizen government", "Control blackmarketing" amongst many.

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 CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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