Incident Reports

Four communist party stages torch rally in Kathmandu against MCC and SPP


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 28

CPN-Maoist led by Netra Bikram Chand, CPN-UML led by Rishi kattel, Scientific socialist party led by Aahuti, and CPN- Maoist led by Karnajit Budhathorki staged a torch rally in Kathmandu on July 31 against MCC(Millennium Challenge Corporation) and SPP (State Partnership Program). Protestors at the rally accused the government of passing MCC from the parliament in a deceiving manner.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org , CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Foreign State
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media