Incident Reports

People sit at the gate of Butwal sub-metropolis demanding land management and compensation


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Butwal

Residents affected by the road under construction in Tinau and Danav Corridor of Rupandehi staged a sit-in in front of the Butwal Sub-Metropolitan Office. They staged a sit-in to put pressure on the affected residents saying that they have not taken any initiative for proper management and compensation even though nearly 2,000 families of Ward No. 2,5,7,9,11,13,14,17 have to be displaced during the construction of the road. of Butwal under the leadership of Tinau Demon Corridor Victims Struggle Committee Nearly one thousand residents of the district staged a one-hour sit-in in front of the municipality gate on December 28.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Weapons None
Primary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media