Incident Reports

Employees of Kalaiya Hospital halt all non-emergency services


Province 2, Bara, Kalaiya

Around 60 employees of Kalaiya Hospital in Bara staged a sit-in after shutting down all non-emergency services since January 12 demanding the unpaid risk allowance for working during corona pandemic. They accuse the hospital of not paying them a single penny for the last ten months. The administration of the hospital and other stakeholders were informed on January 10 but no hearing was held. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Labor disputes, not including civil servants
Actor 1 - Number of people 60
Actor 1 - Affiliations Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media