Incident Reports

Locals picket the municipality office in Rukum West


Karnali, Rukum West, Aathbiskot, Ward 9

The dead body of a boy has been found in Mehelakuna of Surkhet on August 6 who has been missing since August 3 after being accused of stealing mobile from Radi Bazaar, Athiskot Municipality-9.

13-year-old Balakrishna Pariyar from Atbiskot Municipality-9 had gone missing on July 29 said the boy's father Tule Damai.

The victim's family and locals picked the office of the Municipality of Athviskot on August 5 demanding proper compensation and justice from the state.

District Police Office, Rukum West said that Balakrishna fell into a Bheri river while trying to hide in a cave.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
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