Incident Reports

Elderly, single women affected by lockdown in Kapilbastu


Lumbini, Kapilvastu, Buddhabhumi

A certain groups of people are deprived of social security allowances due to the lockdown made by the public representatives in Buddhibhumi Municipality in Kapilbastu. Those groups picketed the office of the municipality on October 30 demanding the distribution of their allowances. Among the groups that were affected by the lockdown are senior citizens, persons with disabilities and single women. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
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 noyouth
INSEC , Local Newspaper - Rupandehi