Incident Reports

Normal life put off gear, two cadres detained


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath

The normal life has been put off gear following the general strike called by Netra Bikram Chand-led CPN Maoist in Kaski today. The party called the strike protesting the government's highhandedness against the squatters. Public transportation has come to a grinding halt in Pokhara while educational institutes have shut down. The police have detained two-strike enforcers – Prakash Bastola and Ashok Bhandari – from Naagdhunga area of Pokhara, Kaski's Police Spokesperson, Gaju Siddhi Bajracharya said.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Strike/Bandh
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations APF
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 2 - Youth na
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