The highway was blocked for an hour from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm under the leadership of ward chairperson of Kalaiya Sub-Metropolis-9. They demand drainage to be set up on both sides of Birgunj-Bariyapur section of highway, culvert be installed in the Tangerahar river and pipe be fixed.
The locals were affected by the road blockade.
|Violent / Non-violent||Nonviolent|
|Primary Form||Road block|
|Primary Cause||Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||25|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Protesters/demonstrators|
|Actor 1 - Youth||unknown|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||n/a|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)|
|Actor 2 - Youth||na|