Incident Reports

Ward office padlocked by dissatisfied locals over relief in Salyan


Karnali, Salyan, Sharada, Ward 10

Dissatisfied locals of Sarada Municipality-10, Salyan has padlocked the ward office on Friday, accusing monopoly and non-transparency in relief distribution. Bhima Kunwar, a member of the disappointed community, said they padlocked ward office demanding relief be distributed to destitutes, single woman, widows, and other deserving groups in a transparent manner.  

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to the delivery of government aid programs (e.g. earthquake rehab/recon)
Secondary Cause Government Relief
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
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