Incident Reports

Cadres of National United Movement Front arrested for attempting to burn copy of constitution


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

POlice have arrested cadres of the National United Movement Front who were protesting by burning copies of the constitution in Maitighar Mandala of Kathamandu on the Constitution Day on September 19. The Front has declared the Constitution Day on Asoj 3 a black day. Stating that the constitution institutionalized the federal republican system and secularism, the front has termed it as a black constitution. Minor scuffle broke out between police and protesters while burning the constitution.

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 Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people N/A
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media