Incident Reports

Local youths padlock the office of rural municipality in Dolpa


Karnali, Dolpa, Mudkechula

Local youths of Mudkechula Rural Municipality in Dolpa have padlocked the office of the Rural Municipality putting forward various demands including the appointment of ward secretary in all wards amongst others. The youths have been agitated after the chief executive officer of the rural municipality Jit Bahadur Shrestha went to Kathmandu without informing the head of the rural municipality. The youths believe that matters of local governance at the rural municipality have been affected due to intervention and rivalry between political parties.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
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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