Incident Reports

Nepal Student Union demonstrates demanding justice for Bhagarathi in Baitadi


Nepali Congress affiliated Nepal Students Union(NSU) staged a protest in Baitadi, demanding action against the culprit behind the rape and murder of Bhagarathi Bhatta, a 17-year-old girl of Dogadakedar Rural Municipality-7 in Baitaidi. Bhagarathi who went missing after returning from school on Wednesday was found murdered in Baitadi on Thursday.

NSU Kantipur City College had lit a lamp in memory of Bhatt on Thursday. They demanded immediate action against those involved in Bhatta's rape and murder.

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 Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
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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