Incident Reports

A week-long prohibitory order imposed in Surkhet


A week-long prohibitory order has been imposed in Surkhet from midnight today (April 27) as the infection of Coronavirus (Covid-19) is on the rise. A meeting of the District Covid-19 Crisis Management Center held on April 26 decided to impose the order for the control, prevention, and treatment considering the risk as the infection is also high in the neighboring districts, Banke and Bardiya.

Daily consumer goods food, vegetable, milk, and gas shops will be available from 6 to 9 in the morning following the public health standards. Similarly, the administration stated that the development works will not be stopped. Along with public works, air services will also be operated. Ambulances, hearses, fire engines, flagged government vehicles, blue plate vehicles, essential services, and vehicles used by the manpower will be available. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 7 days
Primary Form Curfew/prohibitory order issues by the state
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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