Incident Reports

Protest in Dhangadi


Sudurpashchim, Kailali, Dhangadhi, Ward 9

Unified far-west Struggle Committee staged a demonstration saying that an agreement was reached among the four major parties to split the region, in Dhangadi, Kailali on Wednesday. Coordinator of the struggle committee Gopal Deuba said any decision against the spirit of the locals would not be acceptable. The struggle committee had demonstrated for 32 days pitching for an intact far-west two years ago. The committee has been seeking to keep all the nine districts in the same region. Deuba warned of agitation unless their demand was met. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
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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