Incident Reports

Dhading folk stage a rally


The residents of Khahare and Aarughat, who will be affected by the construction of the mega Budhigandaki Hydropower Project, on Friday staged demonstrations in Dhadingbesi, the district headquarters of Dhading, demanding compensation for their land and properties. They have demanded that the authorities fix the compensation for the Aarughat, Arkhet, Bishalnagar and Khahare bazaar areas. The 1,200MW national pride project is expected to affect more than 8,000 households in Dhading and Gorkha. (PR)

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Access/control of private land
Secondary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
Actor 1 - Number of people 25
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media