Incident Reports

Nepal Student Union(NSU) affiliated to Nepali Congress stages a sit-in at Maitighar demanding resignation from governor of Nepal Rastriya Bank


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 11

Nepal Student Union (NSU) affiliated with Nepali Congress staged a sit-in in Maitigharmandala of Kathmandu Metropolitan city-11 on July 15 demanding the resignation of Governer of Nepal Rashtra Bank, Mahaprasad Adhikari. The demonstrators alleged that Adhikari was a member of CPN-UML and they further added that the governor of Rashtra Bank can not be affiliated with any political party. Protestors warned of intensifying their agitation if the Governer refused to resign.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress 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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