Incident Reports

Areas in Baglung sealed after increased COVID-19 cases


Gandaki, Baglung, Baglung, Ward 4

Some areas in Baglung Municipality-4 have been sealed after a spike in new COVID-19 cases. 

Chief District Officer Shiva Kumar Karki, Municipality Head Janakraj Poudel, Ward Chairperson Dhurva Bahadur KC, and other social leaders made the decision of sealing the areas most affected by the virus. Police have been mobilized around the clock to ensure that no one enters the prohibited areas. 

While the areas are sealed, essential services like health services and food supplies will be available. Ward office has also shut down all services because of increasing cases.

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) Group of civilians (only Target)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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