Incident Reports

KI Singh and Bhimdutt highway blocked after youth's death in accident


Locals and relatives of a youth who died after being hit by a bus bearing plate number Na 7 Kha 6522 on Tuesday at Dadeldhura district headquarter Bagbazar blocked KI Singh and Bhimdatta Highway. 

The deceased has been identified as 20-year-old Bharat Bohara of Amargadhi Municipality-11 Sallaghari. He was heading from Bagbazar to Sakayal on a motorcycle bearing plate number Se 4 Pa 5880 when the bus hit him. Locals and Bohara's relatives blocked the highway in protest against the same incident.

CDO Raju Prashad Poudel of Dadeldhura informed that the administration was trying to unblock the highway by consoling the deceased's relatives.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Road block
Primary Cause Extra-judicial response to traffic accidents
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Protesters/demonstrators
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 noyouth
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