Incident Reports

Parlor and salon opearators protest in Birgunj demanding operation of business

2020-06-28

Province 2, Parsa, Birgunj

Beauticians and salon operators in Parsa staged a demonstration in the clock tower of Birgunj on Sunday demanding permission to open beauty parlours and salons.

They demanded to create the environment of opening salons and beauty parlours by adopting security precautions.


Urmila Thapa, president of the Beauticians' Association of Parsa, said that they were compelled to protest as no one cared about their demands. The demonstrators also demanded waiver of rents, interest on bank loans for the lockdown period and other relief packages.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Chamber of Commerce and entrepreneur's associations
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
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