Incident Reports

Chand-led maoist warns GMR to shut down it's offices in Surkhet and Dailekh


Karnali, Surkhet, Birendranagar

Netra Bikram Chand led Maoist party has warned the indian company GMR to shut down it's offices located in Surkhet and Dailekh on Wednesday. GMR is the company which has been awarded the tender for the construction of Upper Karnali Hydro-power by the government of Nepal. On Wednesday, a group of Maoist cadres led by Bheri-Karnali in-charge of the party, Bharat Bam aka Ranbir, reached the office of GMR and warned them to shutdown the offices by December 16. Chand-led Maoist had been protesting the government's decision to award the tender to the Indian company, right from the beginning. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Issues related to tenders and the awarding of public contracts
Actor 1 - Number of people More than 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations CPN (Chand) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Private company
Actor 2 - Youth na
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