Incident Reports

Demonstration at Khotang demanding reservation


Province 1, Khotang, Halesi Tuwachung

Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities (NEFIN) District Coordination Council organized a demonstration in Khotang on Saturday protesting the removal of reservation quotas in the vacancy announcement published by the Public Service Commission.

The protesters rallied from Kiratchowk in Ratnapark with sticks and went around the town. It turned to a corner meet in Tribenichowk. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to policies and regulations internal to the government bureaucracy (e.g. civil servants wages, work conditions and promotions)
Actor 1 - Number of people 24
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other indigenous organizations
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media