Incident Reports

Morcha cadres burn effigies of Deputy Speaker and Minister


Madhes, Saptari, Hanumannagar Kankalini

Cadres of Madhesi Morcha have burnt effigies of Deputy speaker Ganga Prasad Yadav and Minister without portfolio Satya Narayan Mandal in Bhardaha in the evening of October 23. The Morcha cadres carried effigies of Yadav and Mandal and went around Bhardaha and Portaha bazaar prior to torching their effigies at Sahid chok. According to Morcha cadres, their effigies were burnt as a protest against their participation in the government posts at a time when the Madhes agitation is going on. 
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 Madhes-based Parties
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na