Incident Reports

Youths stage demonstration against government in Baglung


Gandaki, Baglung, Baglung

Youths staged a protest against the government in Baglung for failing to handle COVID-19 crisis. The youths have said that the government has failed to control and prevent coronavirus. 

The youths took to the streets to put pressure on the government to take the right path saying that the RDT test being conducted by the government was not justified and the pace of the government was not satisfactory while lockdown is underway.

Youth protested carrying placards with slogans ‘Hundred percent PCR, correct the quarantine policy’, ‘Meaningless lockdown is not the answer’.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Secondary Cause Healthcare Management
Actor 1 - Number of people 100
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media