Incident Reports

Salyan district shut down for undivided Rapti Zone


Karnali, Salyan, Sharada

Locals have shut down Salyan district demanding to include the district in Rapti Zone on Monday. Salyan has been placed in the province No. 6 in the new federal structure of the country. According to the District Police Office, Salyan, vehicular movement and market places have been hit due to the band since early this morning. Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) Salyan Chapter, Salyan-Rukum Transportation Committee, UCPN (Maoist), cadres of Nepali Congress and CPN-UML have jointly organized the district band calling for an undivided Rapti Zone. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Strike/Bandh
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Group of civilians (only Target) , Chamber of Commerce and entrepreneur's associations , Transport entrepreneurs/syndicate , Nepali Congress and affiliated org , UML and affiliated org , CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
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
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