Incident Reports

Prohibitory order imposed on four local levels and national highways in Makwanpur


A meeting of the District Covid 19 Crisis Management Center on May 1 decided to impose a prohibitory order on four local levels and national highways in the Makwanpur district from midnight of May 2 till midnight of May 14 with the increasing number of corona infections. According to the administration, the order was issued for the Hetauda sub-metropolis, Manahari, Thahanagar, and Bhimphedi villages and in the right-left 500-meter area of ​​the national highway.

The order was imposed in certain areas of national highways due to its connection with the capital Kathmandu. The areas are the East-West Highway of Makwanpur, Tribhuvan Highway, Dharan-Chatara, Kanti Lokpath, Bhimfedi-Kulekhani-Sisneri, Bhimfedi-Kulekhani-Fakhel roads. According to the District Health Office, the number of people infected with the coronavirus in Makwanpur has reached 524 as of May 1.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 7 days
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