Incident Reports

Landlords forcing health workers to stay in hospital in Sindhuli


Health workers in Sindhuli have been forced to live in hospitals after facing abuse at the hands of landlords who are refusing to let them stay at home citing possible contractions of coronavirus. 22 health workers employed in Sindhuli have faced this abuse at the hands of their landlords at a time when health workers should be applauded for the work they do. Chairperson of hospital development committee Sindhuli Prahlad Pokharel said that he had arranged for the health workers to stay in hospital in the light of the situation.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Banishment/shunning
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Secondary Cause Prejudice and Discrimination
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 22
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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