Incident Reports

Locals in Kohalpur stage sit-in demanding migration registration


Lumbini, Banke, Kohalpur

Residents of Kohalpur Municipality-11 staged a sit-in protest in front of the Kohalpur Municipality Office demanding registration of migration. Under the City Development Committee, Kohalpur, Shantinagar, the residents staged the protest demanding registration of their settlements and making the unorganized landless citizens permanent residents by issuing migration certificate. They have been participating in the agitation for 11 days.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Event Duration More than 7 days
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Access/control of private land
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) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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