Incident Reports

Bank employees in Sunsari stage demonstration against social security fund


Province 1, Sunsari, Itahari

Bank employees in Itahari staged a demonstration demanding that the social security fund should either ensure that the benefits they are currently receiving are not reduced or make arrangements for voluntary affiliation. They chanted slogans such as 'Reject social security fund, no coercion, repeal employee protection fund, fulfill our demand'. Speakers at the corner meeting held after the demonstration warned that they would intensify the agitation if their demands were not met.  

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
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) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media