Incident Reports

Ward office padlocked by dissatisfied squatters over relief in Bardiya


Lumbini, Bardiya, Barbardiya, Ward 1

Former bonded laborers and squatters of Barbardiya Municipality  padlocked the ward office, saying that they were not provided the relief package related to Covid-19 by the ward office.  Ram Bahadur Tharu Chairman of Municipality-1 said that relief was not provided because of problems in distribution.

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 n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
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
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