Incident Reports

Locals protest against doctors and nurses stay in hostel of Baneshwor


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 31

On Saturday, a group of locals of the area development committees of Milan Chowk, Baneshwor in Kathmandu Metropolitan City Ward 31 demanded that health workers staying at Lord Buddha Boys and Girls hostel in the locality be evicted. Health workers including doctors from Civil Hospital are using the hostel for quarantine.

The group abused the hostel operator for hosting the health workers in his hostel and threatened him.

He informed Ratopati that a team of 50 people surrounded the house pushing Rohit Rana, the manager of Lord Buddha Boys and Girls Hostel and warning not to let health workers stay in the hostels.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Banishment/shunning
Primary Cause Others
Secondary Cause Prejudice and Discrimination
Actor 1 - Number of people 50
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media