Incident Reports

Lockdown enforced in Pyuthan till August 31


Citing spiking cases of coronavirus pandemic, District corona crisis management center Pyuthan  has enforced a lockdown in the District till August 31, effective from Tuesday midnight.

The DCCMC meeting held on Tuesday afternoon has decided to enforce lockdown and get all offices, banks and financial institutions, trade and business in lockdown period. The restriction, however, will not apply to the vehicles offering essential services like the ones related with the supply of drinking water, health care services, press and more.

District Administration Office, Pyuthan said, ‘ strong action will be taken according to the law if the restriction is not followed properly.’

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 7 days
Primary Form Curfew/prohibitory order issues by the state
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
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