Incident Reports

Employees padlock Bindabasini Rural Municipality in Parsa demanding salary


Madhes, Parsa, Bindabasini

The contract employee and daily wage workers employed by the Bindabasini Rural Municipality since July 17 of 2019 padlocked the office of the rural municipality demanding the salary for the last 11 months.  Office assistants, social mobilizers and animal technicians working in the rural municipality and its ward offices padlocked the office claiming that they are finding it difficult to sustain themselves without their earned salary amidst the coronavirus pandemic. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to policies and regulations internal to the government bureaucracy (e.g. civil servants wages, work conditions and promotions)
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Labor organization, trade unions and other organizations based on economic demands
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 noyouth
National/Online Media