Incident Reports

Locals demonstrate against air pollution in Sunsari


Province 1, Sunsari, Itahari

Locals of  Itahari in Sunsari blocked a road on Monday protesting air pollution caused by construction on the Koshi Highway under the Trade Route Expansion Project.

Locals of Itahari blocked Ithahari Bazar for two hours from 11 am citing that their health was affected due to dust and smoke coming from the poor road condition.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Road block
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media