Incident Reports

Workers at former king Gyanendra's tea estate in Jhapa agitated


Workers at Himalaya-Mahalakshmi tea-estate in Damak, Jhapa, owned by former King Gyanendra Shah halted the farm work and picketed the tea estate's office Tuesday protesting against non-payment of salaries. 

Khagendra Shrestha, deputy manager of Bagan, said that he could not do anything regarding the worker's concern as people at the top controlled estate's sole management.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Labor disputes, not including civil servants
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Labor organization, trade unions and other organizations based on economic demands
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Private company
Actor 2 - Youth na
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