Agitated locals vandalized the office of Krishnapur Municipality, Kanchanpur on August 12, after a woman Radha Od, who was in the quarantine of Mahakali Secondary School died due to electrocution on August 11 evening. They protested against the local government for their gross negligence.
According to the employee of the municipality, glasses of windows and doors of more than 6 rooms including the meeting room was broken.
They have padlocked the ward office as well.
Armed police removed the protesters from the office.
|Violent / Non-violent||Violent|
|Onesided / Twosided||Onesided|
|Collective / Interpersonal||Interpersonal|
|Secondary Form||Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking|
|Primary Cause||Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services|
|Secondary Cause||Quarantine Management|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||75|
|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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