Incident Reports

Locals smear black ink on Land revenue chief in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Ward 5

A group of people on Monday smeared black soot on the face of Land Revenue Department, Dillibazaar, Chief, Gopal Giri, on charges of registering a public land in a person’s name. The group of locals was led by former Chairman of Kathmandu Metropolitan City Ward-4, Achyut Sapkota. The locals went to the office of Land revenue Department after Giri allegedly registered 5 Ropani and 11 Aana of land in the name of one Purna Bahadur Thapa.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Public humiliation
Primary Cause Other political issues
Actor 1 - Number of people More than 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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