Incident Reports

Locals obstruct in the demarcation of East-West Railway


Madhes, Bara, Nijgadh

In the midst of the preparation of the detailed project report for the East-West Railway (DPR) in the Nijgadh municipality of Bara, a dispute erupted after the locals obstructed the survey team from demarking the railway area. The locals obstructed the survey team saying that their houses were also seen inside the demarcation.

Based on the details provided during the survey, the railway department will decide the appropriate place for the line of the railway.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Program Interference/Obstruction
Primary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
Secondary Cause Access/control of private land
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
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