Incident Reports

Sit-in staged at Mohattari urging government to save doctor KC's life


Province 2, Mahottari, Jaleswor

Youths staged a sit-in in Jaleshwor of Mahottari in support of Dr. Govinda KC, who is on hunger strike demanding medical education reform.

A sit-in has been led by Bajrang Nepali, a central member of the Nepali Congress Information, Communication and Publicity Department at Buddhijivi Chowk in Jaleshwor on Tuesday afternoon. 

Ashutosh Jha Navin, president of Nevisangha Mahottari, said that they had peacefully staged a sit-in against Dr. KC's support and solidarity with his life and legitimate demands and against the irresponsibility of the federal government.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Actor 1 - Number of people 24
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media