Locals blocked the road for about an hour in protest against the incident of a road accident. A 75-year-old pedestrian Mayadevi Pradhan died at Gothgaon of Sundaraharaincha Municipality-7 under East-West Highway after being hit by a tipper (plate number P-1-02-001 Kha 8530) on April 14.
Police said that the accident took place due to high speed. They arrested 32-year-old Chundamani Bhandari, of Urlabari Municipality-3 in Morang. The road blocked by the locals was reopened after the police promised to take action against the negligent.
|Violent / Non-violent||Nonviolent|
|Primary Form||Road block|
|Primary Cause||Issues related to legal action and access to justice|
|Secondary Cause||Extra-judicial response to traffic accidents|
|Actor 1 - Number of people||n/a|
|Actor 1 - Affiliations||Citizen/Individuals|
|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|
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