Incident Reports

CPN-UML stages demonstration in Kathmandu against inflation and corruption


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

CPN-UML cadres staged a demonstration in Basantapur of Kathmandu against inflation and alleged corruption by the government in Nepal on August 1. The demonstrators chanted slogans against the government and some demonstrators were carrying empty gas cylinders as a symbolic protest. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
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
National/Online Media