Incident Reports

Locals stage demonstration against Chinese contractor in Daunne


The locals of Daunne blocked the road accusing that the Chinese contractor who is upgrading the East-West Mahendra highway of not working as per the agreement. They blocked the road from 6 pm on April 27 saying that the risk of an accident has increased due to dust and pollution. Hundreds of vehicles traveling East-West Mahendra highway have been stranded after the block.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Road block
Primary Cause Access/control of development infrastructure (roads, bridges)
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) Private company
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media