Incident Reports

Byas residents stage sit-in with cattles in Darchula


Sudurpashchim, Darchula, Byas, Ward 1

Residents of Byas Rural Municipality-1, Changru, and Tinker staged a sit-in with their yaks in front of District Administration Office, Darchula. They also handed a letter of demand to CDO demanding to construct the link road to Byas. Locals of upper Darchula are compelled to use the road of India as there is no road on the Nepal side.

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 50
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
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