Incident Reports

Locals protest the municipality's move towards changing its center


Sudurpashchim, Baitadi, Dilasaini

The locals have padlocked the ward offices of ward no. 4 and ward no. 7 protesting the rural municipality's proposal to shift the center of the rural municipality. The ward office, schools and the offices of different organizations in those wards have been padlocked since September 18. The current center of the rural municipality is in Dilasaini, the ward no. 7 of the municipality. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Kanchanpur


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