Incident Reports

Students and parents picketed a school in Rupandehi over a student's death


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Tillotama

Former students and relatives picketed the Paramount Boarding School at Nayamil in Tilottama Municipality after a 15-year-old student of Grade 10, Pratima Sapkota, living in the school's hostel died on April 24 after suffering from fever and respiratory problems for two days. They allege that the school teacher had tested positive for Corona a few days ago and they suspect the girl's death has been caused by Corona. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Secondary Cause Healthcare Management
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Students , Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media