Incident Reports

School in Rautahat padlocked for charging fees defying DAO orders


Madhes, Rautahat, Gaur

Student organizations have padlocked Juddha Secondary School in Gaur Municipality of Rautahat for charging fees from students defying the order of District Administration Office, Rautahat, Gaur Municipality and parents and students.

According to students and parents, students studying in English medium have to pay the admission fee, monthly tuition fee, examination fee and textbook fee.  The Gaur Municipality Office had also issued a notice last October instructing the community schools in the city not to charge any fee and warned to take strict action against such community schools. 


Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other economic issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Students
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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