Incident Reports

Nepal Sanskrit University remains padlocked for two months


The Nepal Sanskrit University in Beldandi of Dang remains padlocked for the past 2 months. Nepali Congress affiliated Nepal Student Union had padlocked the university putting forward 11 points demands on May 2. Congress affiliated Democratic Professors Association had warned of strike before the padlock putting forward four points demand addressing the Prime Minister who is the Chancellor of the university.

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/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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