Incident Reports

Candidates for agriculture technician hold demonstration in Salyan


Karnali, Salyan, Bagchaur

Candidates staged a demonstration in front of Bagchaur Municipality office in Salyan, accusing the municipality of taking the examination for the position of temporary agriculture technician using suspicious question papers. They have demanded the cancellation of the examination and the resignation of the examination committee staffs. The candidates who appeared for the examination accused that the exam was taken by giving a symbolic answer to the questions written on the paper and indicating the correct answer to the questions in three different ways.

After the demonstration, they submitted a signed petition to Deputy Mayor Kalpana Pun demanding to take action against the accused. A candidate Navin KC said that the exam committee members prepared suspicious question papers to recruit the nearest people of the municipality representatives.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
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
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