Incident Reports

Locals padlock Kaligandaki corridor transmission substation in Myagdi


Province 4, Myagdi, Annapurna, Ward 3

Some locals of Annapurna Rural Municipality-3, under the leadership of the ward chairperson Narsingh Purja,  padlocked the substation of Kaligandaki transmission line on June 24. They padlocked the substation citing that the project did not honor the social responsibility agreement that it signed at the start of the project's undertaking. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other private sectors
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media