Incident Reports

Sajha Chautari call on government to save Ganga Maya Adhikari's life


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Rights activists- Sajha Chautari (Conflict Victims) staged a sit-in in front of Bir Hospital on January 26, demanding justice and urging the government to save the life of Ganga Maya Adhikari who has been on a hunger strike for 37 days.

Ganga Maya has been on hunger strike, demanding action against the killer of her son, Krishna Prasad Adhikari.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Contestation related to transitional justice and human rights
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations HRD
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media