Incident Reports

Students union padlock dozens of boarding school of Birtamod


Province 1, Jhapa, Birtamod, Ward 1

Cadres of ANNFSU and NSU Students unions of Birtamod, Jhapa have padlocked more than dozens of boarding schools which had taken monthly fees of lockdown period from students.

They also warned to take strict action against the schools which charge fee when the class is not conducted.

Despite the government’s decision not to charge for the lockdown period, parents are also protesting after the private school started charging of monthly fees.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other economic issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Students
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 12
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media