Incident Reports

Araniko highway obstructed at Zero Kilo, Panchkhal


Bagmati, Kabhrepalanchok, Panchkhal

 Locals of Panchkhal in Kavre district are staging protest by blocking the Arniko Highway at Zero Kilo,Panchkhal. The protesters are demanding proper investigation into the death of 27-year-old Gyanuraja Thakuri of Panchkhal Municipality-3 who they suspect has been murdered. The Highway has been obstructed since today morning and the protesters are saying that they would lift the blockage only after Thakuri's killer has been arrested.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 1 day
Primary Form Program Interference/Obstruction
Primary Cause Extra-judicial response to crime
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Mob (only Perpetrator)
Actor 1 - Youth na
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 na
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