Two youth, Dilli Raj Khanal of ward no. 5 and Babu Roka Magar from ward number 4 of Lamahi municipality started a hunger strike since May 26, against the price hike of petroleum products and cooking gas. They are sitting on hunger strike near the buspark in Lamahi.
The mayor and vice-mayor of the municipality urged them to quit the hunger strike by visiting the protest site on May 29. The health condition of both is stable, as of May 29.
|Violent / Non-violent||Nonviolent|
|Event Duration||More than 1 day|
|Primary Form||Other forms of non-violent protest|
|Primary Cause||Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||2|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Citizen/Individuals|
|Actor 1 - Youth||youth|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||n/a|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||Government and civil servants at central level|
|Actor 2 - Youth||na|