Incident Reports

Contract employees of Chhatreshwori Rural Municipality in Salyan agitated


Karnali, Salyan, Chhatreshwori

Contract employees of Salyan, Chhatreshwori Rural Municipality have formed a struggle committee and started the agitation program on August 6 and protested against the executive for their decision to dismiss the contract employees. They have demanded immediate appointment of current contract employees, continuity of contract agreement, and not to be used as a political agenda.

The rural municipality had hired 101 contract employees.

The rural municipality has not been able to pass the policy, program, and budget which was made public through them on June 24, for the current fiscal year 2020/2021, as the elected representatives of Chhatreshwori Rural Municipality, from Nepal Communist Party(NCP), boycotted the rural assembly demanding to remove contract employees who have been appointed more than required.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Labor disputes, not including civil servants
Secondary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 101
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
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
National/Online Media