Incident Reports

Protest rally in Bara demanding to build international airport immediately


Province 2, Bara, Nijgadh

The Independent Youth Society staged a protest rally against the recent demonstration at Maitighar in Kathmandu demanding the dismissal of the second Nijgadh International Airport project to be built in Nijgadh, Bara. They staged the protest to put pressure on the government to immediately start the construction work of the Nijgadh International Airport project.

Deputy Chief of Nijgadh Municipality Liladevi Lamichhane Khanal said that the construction work of Nijgadh Airport should be expedited by the Government of Nepal and the local government and locals would extend all possible support to the government.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Protesters/demonstrators
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media