Incident Reports

Nepali Congress padlocks the office of Chief Administrative officer in Sakela Rural Municipality


Province 1, Khotang, Sakela

The Nepali Congress Regional Committee padlocked the office of the Chief Administrative Officer Rabin Magar of Sakela Rural Municipality of Khotang for half an hour on March 26 alleging irregularities in the drinking water project and questioning the transparency of the Saure Ghattekhola Drinking Water Project.

The drinking water project is for the people of  Hupapu and Naulakharka in Sakela Village Municipality-4, Mattim Manebhanjyang. Chief Administrative Officer Magar was not in the office when the office was locked.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
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
National/Online Media