Incident Reports

Locals of Dhunibesi Municipality agitated over financial embezzlement in land purchase


Bagmati, Dhading, Dhunibesi

Hundreds of Locals of Dhunibesi Municipality of Dhading are agitated and staged a protest on July 12 against the purchase of land without fulfilling proper criteria of the municipality for the benefit of a few people. They handed over the protest letter with 5,000 signatures to Deputy Chief of Dhunibesi Municipality Niru Kharel which states that the municipality secretly bought land at a place called Kapurbase, near to the Machhindranath Community Forest saying it is Jugedi centre, without posting a public notice.

Gap Nepal Pvt. Ltd. and CG Print and Packaging Pvt. Ltd. jointly purchased 3 ropani areas of plot number 1252  and 5 ropani area of plot number 1249 of Nauvise Village Development Committee ward-4 for 2 million 60 thousand rupees per ropani

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Issues related to corruption (other than tenders)
Actor 1 - Number of people 100
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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