Incident Reports

Locals picket Municipality office in Kanchanpur


Locals of Mahakali Municipality in Kanchanpur picketed the office of the municipality citing that local representatives were expressing negligence on the incident of murder of 22-year-old Dikpak Panta of Ward 3 of the municipality.

Panta was murdered by a group of youths at Bhimdatta Municipality-18 Gobaraiyama by stabbing and hitting him with the helmet while he was travelling on motorcycle from Dodhara to Mahendranagar. The group of youths killed him for overtaking them. 

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 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Kanchanpur