Incident Reports

Alau locals stage protest demanding compensation for land acquired by government


Madhes, Parsa, Birgunj

Residents of Alau in Parsa staged a demonstration along Birgunj-Pokhariya road section for two hours on Sunday demanding proper compensation for their land acquired by the government. They have acccused the government of acquiring 62 Bighas of land from local people without properly compensating them since the past 7 years. The protesters demanded the government to arrange communal settlement for those whose land were acquired by the government.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Road block
Primary Cause Access/control of private land
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 - Parsa