Incident Reports

Locals padlocked ward office in Doti


Sudurpashchim, Doti, Purbichauki, Ward 5

Locals of Purbichauki Rural Municipality-5, Doti, padlocked the ward no. 5 office over a dispute of a playground's construction alleging that the playground is being constructed in an unsuitable place by forming a one-sided consumer committee. The rural municipality had allocated an amount of 3 million rupees to construct the playground. Khadak Suad, a local resident said that they have padlocked the ward office demanding to halt the work of the playground.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other governance issues
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) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media