Incident Reports

Janamat Party cadres burn effigy of President Bidhya Devi Bhandari in Siraha over non-ratification of citizenship bill


Cadres of the Janamat Party burned the effigy of President Bidya Devi Bhandari in Siraha and Parsa on September 21 after she refused to ratify the citizenship bill on September 20. The Madhesh-based party alleged that the refusal of the president to ratify the citizen bill was unconstitutional. 

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 Janamat Party
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
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