Incident Reports

Bank employees demonstrate against social security fund in Birgunj


Province 2, Parsa, Birgunj

Employees of Birgunj-based Rashtriya Banjiya bank staged a protest against  the contribution-based social security scheme in the old bus park of Birgunj on July 5 with placards with the hashtag Back of SSF (Social Security Fund). Employees of the banking sector have been protesting saying that the services provided to the bank employees are being reduced by including them in the social security scheme.

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