Incident Reports

Locals padlock Pakahamainpur rural municipality


Madhes, Parsa, Pakahamainpur

Locals padlocked Pakahamainpur rural municipality in Parsa on Sunday in the leadership of Rural Municipality Vice-Chairperson, Kushmi Devi. The locals have accused Rural Municipality Chair Bijaya Chaurasiya of causing financial irregularities.

The vice-chairperson along with the locals staged a demonstration and padlocked the rural municipality office on Sunday.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to corruption (other than tenders)
Actor 1 - Number of people 24
Actor 1 - Affiliations Protesters/demonstrators
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
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