Incident Reports

Senior citizens padlock the municipality office in Dhanusa demanding allowance


Province 2, Dhanusha, Aaurahi

About 150 Senior citizens from different wards of the Aaurahi Rural Municipality in Dhanusa padlocked the municipality office on March 7 accusing the ward chairman of not providing social security allowance for the past eight months.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 150
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
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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