Incident Reports

Sit in protest in Dhangadi


Sudurpashchim, Kailali, Dhangadhi

Local organized a sit-in protest in Dhangadi sub-metropolitan city -8. The locals were removed from the land for the construction of a health center without a guarantee of another place for them. According to the ward chairperson, the land belonged to Radha Krishna temple and that the temple had given them the land to build the health center. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
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 na
National/Online Media , Local Newspaper - Kanchanpur