Incident Reports

Ward 5 office of Shuklaphanta Municipality padlocked over relief distribution


Sudurpashchim, Kanchanpur, Shuklaphanta, Ward 5

Locals of Ward 5 in Shuklaphanta Municipality padlocked the ward office on Tuesday accusing officials at the ward of distributing relief related to Covid-19 to their relatives and well-to-do families instead of daily wage earners and poor families. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to the delivery of government aid programs (e.g. earthquake rehab/recon)
Secondary Cause Government Relief
Actor 1 - Number of people 50
Actor 1 - Affiliations Protesters/demonstrators
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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