The protestors were carrying placards with slogans such as "down with totalitarianism", "reinstate House of Representatives".
Police have detained 25 human rights activists, including senior human rights activist Krishna Pahari from the incident site.
The Baluwatar area, where the Prime Minister's official residence is located, remained tense following the protest.
plunged into a political crisis on December 20 after Oli, in a surprise move recommended dissolving the 275-member House, amidst a tussle for power with the chairman of the Nepal
Communist Party's splinter faction Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda.
Acting on the prime minister's recommendation, President Bidya Devi Bhandari dissolved the House the same day and announced fresh elections on April 30 and May 10, sparking protests from a large section of the NCP led by Prachanda, also a co-chair of the ruling party.
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