Incident Reports

Students and locals in Baitadi stage protest rally demanding justice for Bhagarathi Bhatta


Students and locals staged a protest rally in Patan municipality and different places of the  Baitadi district on February 7 demanding  immediate arrest of the culprits behind the rape and murder of 17-year-old Bhagarathi Bhatta of Chadepani in Dogadakedar Rural Municipality-7 of Baitadi. Participants at the protest rally chanted slogans demanding justice for Bhagarathi organizing an assembly before the District Administration Office.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Students
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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