Incident Reports

Municipality office padlocked in Tanahun


Gandaki, Tanahun, Bhanu

Locals padlocked the office of Bhanu Municipality in Tanahun on Sunday morning citing irregularity in the selection of Municipal Police. The locals padlocked the municipality office saying that ineligible candidates were selected against the selection process. Mayor of the municipality Udayaraj Gauli claimed that the municipal policemen were chosen following proper procedures.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Contestation over non-elective positions and influence
Actor 1 - Number of people 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
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
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