Incident Reports

Central office of Midwestern University padlocked


Student Unions have padlocked the central office of Midwestern University since the past three days. They padlocked the university office demanding that the university should scrap the provision of increasing admission fee every year by 10 percent.

Since three days, Independent Students Union and the Joint Students Association have padlocked the university offices putting forth different demands.

 Jhaka Shahi President of the Independent Student Union said the Vice Chancellor's Office, Registrar's Office and Accounting Branch of Midwestern University have been padlocked. 

He said that the offices will be padlocked until their demands are met.

They have also submitted a memorandum to the registrar on July 17 mentioning their various demands. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Students
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Surkhet