Incident Reports

ANNFSU-R stages sit-in in Kathmandu against hike of petroleum produce price


ANNSFU (Revolutionary) affiliated to CP-N (Baidya) staged a sit-in in front of Nepal Oil Corporation in Kathmandu on September 2 against the hike of petroleum product prices. The ANNFUS (Revolutionary) have been agitated citing that the price of petroleum products in Nepal is not in part with the international rate. The demonstrators chanted slogans such as abolish price hike, control rising prices, etc.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN-M (Baidya)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media