Incident Reports

Youth wing of CPN-UML stages demonstration in Makawanpur against price hike of petroleum products


Bagmati, Makawanpur, Hetauda, Ward 9

The youth wing of the CPN-UML's Hetauda-9 Ward committee staged a demonstration on May 23, in Hetauda against a frequent price hikes of petroleum products. The demonstrators demanded immediate repeal of price hike in gas, petrol, diesel, kerosene, and other commodities, the immediate resignation of the government which has failed in all respects, cessation of public harassment, and issuance of maps including Lipulek and Limpiyadhura. The demonstrators displayed placards as well.

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 UML 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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