Incident Reports

Family calls for indefinite strike in Diktel


Province 1, Khotang, Rupakot Majhuwagadhi

Relatives of an 11-month child who died in a road accident have called for an indefinite transport strike on Wednesday in Diktel, Khotang demanding compensation. 11-month child Ajit Biswokarma died in a road accident on 12th June. The family of the child said that they have been asking for compensation from the district administration from the day of the incident. Since they are ignoring their demand, they were forced to take the action, said the deceased's grandfather. The district administration said that they have already started the process. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Strike/Bandh
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people NA
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media