Incident Reports

Protest against the destruction of vegetables in Kaski


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath

The Pokhara Chamber of Commerce, Kaski protested against the incident of destruction of vegetables by burying them in a ditch by a team led by the ward chairpersons of the Pokhara municipalities. 

In a press release issued on Tuesday, General Secretary of the Chamber Umraj Bastola demanded to ease the transportation of vegetables and fruits and also demanded the government to compensate the vegetable traders affected by the incident. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Issues related to commodity availability, prices, and subsidies
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Chamber of Commerce and entrepreneur's associations
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
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