Incident Reports

Indefinite sit-in started in Sarlahi putting forward five-point demands including opening of Nepal-India border


Leaders and cadres of all party struggle committee and locals has staged an indefinite sit-in in Malangwa, Sarlahi with various five-point demands to put pressure on the government to open the Nepal-India border as soon as possible.

Chiefs, deputy chiefs of the municipalities adjoining the Nepal-India border, MPs of Province 2 and former parliamentarians are sitting in a relay sit-in demanding the improvement in the quality of postal highway and other branch roads and bridges, providing compensation for the land required for the construction of postal highway and forcing the contractor to complete the work in the current fiscal year.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 7 days
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other/multiple/unspecified political affiliation
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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