Incident Reports

Chitwan Post: Nepal Indegenious Federation protests government's decision to trim public holidays


Bagmati, Chitawan, Bharatpur

Nepal Indigenous Federation Chitwan, on April 20, protested against government's decision to remove certain public holidays from this year's calendar. Members of the federation picketed at the District Administration Office in order to pressurize the government to withdraw its decision. They stated that such an act of the government was unfair to the indigenous community of Nepal. ।
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Ethnic or caste-based collective tensions
Actor 1 - Number of people NA
Actor 1 - Affiliations Adivasi/Janajati
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people NA
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
Local Newspaper - Chitwan