Incident Reports

Sit-in staged in Sarlahi demanding opening of Nepal-India border


All-party District Struggle Committee Sarlahi stged a sit-in in Sarlahi on Tuesday and Wednesday demanding opening of Nepal-India border. The government has closed the border since 8 months citing the control measures against corona virus.

The protesters stated that the locals were facing challenges because of the closing of the border.

The all-party meeting of the district coordination committee decided to stage sit-in on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 1 day
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people 25
Actor 1 - Affiliations Protesters/demonstrators
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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