Incident Reports

Prohibitory order imposed in Helambu municipality until further notice


According to the acting chief administrative officer of the Helambu rural municipality of Sindhupalchowk district, 18 people were found to be COVID-19 infected while testing the swab samples of 40 people in contact tracing. A prohibitory order is issued in the rural municipality area from April 28 until further notice after the infection was detected.

The officer informed that except for the most urgent cases, movement, meetings, gatherings, educational institutions, banks and financial institutions, religious gatherings and transportation have also been stopped. The infection has been confirmed in the municipality's employees, bank employees, and others. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Curfew/prohibitory order issues by the state
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Lockdown Enforcement
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media