Incident Reports

Tanahun locals picket NEA Distribution Center against power outages


Gandaki, Tanahun, Myagde

The electricity supply has been cut off in Myagde Rural Municipality for the past 10 days. Residents of Myagde picketed the Tanahu Distribution Center of Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) on August 12. Bhim Lal Shrestha, president of the Tanahu Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said that the centre was cordoned off saying that the centre had not been repaired for a long time due to low voltage lines and power outages.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
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) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media