Incident Reports

Student unions affiliated to ruling coalition stage demonstration in Baluwatar against Governor


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Cadres of student wings of political parties in coalition government staged a demonstration in Baluwatar  of Kathmandu on July 17 demanding resignation of governor Maha Prasad Adhikari. The cadres of Nepal Students Union a close aide to Nepali Congress and All Nepal Independent Students Union (Revolutionary), close aide to UCPN Maoist (Center) demonstrated in front of Nepal Rashtra Bank. Some of the demonstrators were arrested by the police and some got injured during the tussle with the police. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Violent demonstration
Secondary Form Excessive Use of Force
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other political issues
Secondary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org , CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
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
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