Incident Reports

Locals protest in Kapilvastu demanding COVID-19 specific hospital


Lumbini, Kapilbastu, Kapilbastu

Locals staged a protest in front of the Kapilbastu district hospital in Taulihawa, demanding authorities to set up a corona-specific facility on the hospital premises. They have demanded 50 beds COVID-19 specific hospital and an alternative for checking normal patients. COVID-19 infected patients of Kapilbastu have to go Dang or Butwal as there is no COVID-19 specific hospital in the district.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Secondary Cause Quarantine Management
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Protesters/demonstrators
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) State-level authorities for (yet to be formed) provinces
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media