Incident Reports

Division Office Bharatpur picketed demanding black-topping of the road


Bagmati, Chitawan, Bharatpur

The locals picketed the Road Division Office, Bharatpur on Wednesday protesting against the negligence to black-top around 900 meters road under the Sharadhanagar-Chanauli roadway. 

The locals are facing problems of air pollution and difficulty in riding vehicles due to the slow pace of road construction by the contractor and lack of monitoring from the division office, said Eknarayan Paudel, one of the local residents. 


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
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 - Chitwan