Incident Reports

Agitating staff padlocks Bir Hospital official's office demanding Covid-19 allowance


The agitating employees of Bir Hospital padlocked accounting and procurement unit, and room of office bearers of the hospital officials for not fulfilling their demand even after 42 days of protest. They have been protesting for 1 hour daily demanding Covid-19 allowance for working in the frontline. Despite the ongoing agitation at Bir Hospital, the service of the hospital has not been stopped.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Labor disputes, not including civil servants
Secondary Cause Healthcare Management
Actor 1 - Number of people 50
Actor 1 - Affiliations Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media