Incident Reports

Medical officer of Beni hospital halts X-ray service over non-receipt of salary


The medical officers working at Beni Hospital, the only government hospital in Myagdi, halted the video x-ray service on March 13, stating that they have not been paid salary even after working more than the prescribed amount. The doctors say that the service was stopped after their demands were not addressed despite being informed several times verbally and in writing.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to policies and regulations internal to the government bureaucracy (e.g. civil servants wages, work conditions and promotions)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na