Incident Reports

JSI stages protest demanding justice for Bhagarathi in Surkhet


Karnali, Surkhet, Bheriganga

A protest has been staged in Chinchu of Surkhet demanding justice for Bhagirathi Bhatt, a 17-year-old girl of Chadepani, Dogadkadar Gaonpalika-7 of Baitadi.

The protest was led by Bheriganga JSI with the purpose of creating pressure for the justice of the deceased Bhatt. They chanted slogans like give justice to the victim, stop violence against women and sexual abuse, maintain peace and security. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations CSO/NGO
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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