Incident Reports

Janakpur Express: Locals protest demanding to make Bharatpur free tobacco town


Bagmati, Chitawan, Bharatpur

Locals took out a protest rally in Bharatpur on Thursday demanding to make the Metropolitan tobacco-free city. They organized a rally, chanting slogans and carrying placards before the day of Municipal Assembly. The program was led by "Way Group" in association with various organizations and locals. खैनी, सुर्ती र गुट्खाका कारण मानव स्वास्थ्यमा असर परेको र यत्रतत्र फोहोर देखिएको भन्दै स्थानीयबासीले प्रदर्शन गरेका छन् । भरतपुर महानगरपालिकाको भोलि शुक्रबार हुन लागेको नगरपरिषदबाट उक्त अभियान घोषणाको माग गर्दै स्थानीयबासीले आज भरतपुरमा प्रदर्शन गरेका हुन् । फेसबुकबाट गठित " वे ग्रुप " नामक संस्थाको संयोजनमा भएको प्रदर्शनमा बिभिन्न संघ संस्थाको साथ रहेको थियो ।
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 50
Actor 1 - Affiliations Protesters/demonstrators , Protesters/demonstrators
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people NA
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Local Newspaper - Dhanusha