Incident Reports

An effigy of Madansen Badayak burnt outside his office


Province 7, Kanchanpur, Laljhadi

An effigy of Madansen Badayak the Chairperson of Laljhadi rural municipality, Kanchanpur was burnt in front of the village office today. The locals who were protesting that the office of ward no 3 of the rural municipality should not be moved, burnt Badayak’s effigy along with the activists of the Communist Party of Nepal (CPN) They also locked the office on Kartik 22nd saying that they should not move the ward office. However, the lock was broken on Wednesday. Meanwhile, Chairman of the Municipality, Badayak, said that the problem would be solved by discussion.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Left Alliance (CPN-MC, UML & others)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Kanchanpur