Incident Reports

Three municipalities of Bhaktapur halt their works


Bagmati, Bhaktapur, Bhaktapur

Three municipalities of Bhaktapur district halted their services on Sunday protesting against the attack on Mayor of Madhyapur Thimi municipality, Madan Sundar Shrestha. Issuing a press release, Madhyapur Thimi, Suryabinayak and Changunarayan municipalities halted official activities of the municipalities and ward offices, demanding action against those involved in the attack. Submitting a memorandum to Chief District Officer, Drona Pokharel, the municipalities demanded action against the guilty and arrangement of security at municipalities and for the mayors. RSS
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people NA
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people NA
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media