Incident Reports

Teachers-Employees of community schools in Kalyanpur agitated, resort to picketing municipality office


Madhes, Siraha, Kalyanpur

Teachers and employees of community schools of the Kalyanpur municipality area of Siraha district have been agitated stating that they have not been given necessary facilities and allowances. They picketed the office of Kalyanpur Municipality on Monday. The irate protestors submitted a memorandum to the municipality earlier and have started an indefinite picketing program. The coordinator of the struggle committee formed to steer the protest stated that they were compelled to resort to protest as the municipality had failed to issue salaries of the employees working in community schools in Kalyannpur.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Labor disputes, not including civil servants
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
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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