Incident Reports

Locals picket municipality office in Kanchanpur demanding relatives' safe return home from India


Locals picketed the office of Mahakali Municipality in Kanchanpur on Friday demanding the local representatives to arrange the safe return of their relatives stuck on the Indian side of the Nepal border due to lockdown imposed to prevent the spread of coronavirus contraction.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people N
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
National/Online Media