Incident Reports

CPN-UML stages demonstration in Rupandehi demanding to take legal action against the DSP accused of mistreating ward chairperson


CPN-UML staged a demonstration in Rupandehi on July 18 demanding to take legal action against a Thug Bahadur KC, a police officer who pushed  Hari Bahadur Chetri, ward chairperson of Tilottama municipality-4 into the swimming pool on July 17 while intervening at the protest of CPN-UML's local representatives. 

Condemning the incident, CPN UML Rupandehi has requested the Chief District Officer to take action against DSP KC and Municipal Chief Administrative Officer Jeevan Gyawali. On Monday, the district level leader and an elected representative from CPN-UML in Tilottama Municipality reached the district administration office with a memorandum.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
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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