Incident Reports

Peaceful demonstration demanding environment preservation in Parsa


Madhes, Parsa, Birgunj

An organization called Living with Environment has held a peaceful demonstration in Birgunj today on various issues of environmental protection. 

The officials of the organization gathered at Ghantaghar Chowk in Birgunj to protest against the construction of an international airport in Nijgadh and the pollution in the Sirsia River of Parsa. 

They carried placards with slogans such as 'One plant promotes one life', 'It is our responsibility to preserve the beauty of the environment' and 'Let's promote tree conservation'. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 40
Actor 1 - Affiliations CSO/NGO
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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