Incident Reports

Locals tear down quarantine school in fear of coronavirus infection in Jajarkot


Karnali, Jajarkot, Bheri, Ward 6

Some teachers and the locals of Jajarkot  tore down the building of  Shree Krishna Primary School at Bheri Municipality-6, Krishna Mandir showing their dissatisfaction over the decision to turn the nearby school into a quarantine venue to house those returning from India. They tore down the building stating that they would be at the danger of the coronavirus infection when the returnees from India stayed in the school near to their residents. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Quarantine Management
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
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
Total damaged Buildings 1
National/Online Media