Incident Reports

Chairman of Community Forest starts indefinite hunger strike


Madhes, Bara, Jitpur Simara

Chairman of Gadhimai Forest Pathalaiya Ganesh ji Sah Kalwar has started an indefinite hunger strike from Wednesday citing that the forest had been hijacked due to the carelessness of  Division Forest Office. Kalwar and his supports started the hunger strike at the Division Forest Office and have vowed to continue it until the workers' salary from July to November, management expenses and audit expenses were paid

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Strike/Bandh
Primary Cause Labor disputes, not including civil servants
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Local Newspaper - Bara