Incident Reports

Pokhariya locals agitated over freezing of 3 crore budget


Madhes, Parsa, Pokhariya

Locals of Pokhariya Municipality in Parsa have been agitated over the failure of the municipality in using the budget allocated for health, education, employment resulting in the freezing of the budget allocated for the Municipality. Janata Samajwadi Party leader Nijamuddin Samani is leading a picketing program against the municipality for the past three days putting forward five points demands. They have been protesting at Pokhariya hospital against the incapability of the Municipality. They have also been demanding transparency into the financial matters of the municipality.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Other forms of non-violent protest
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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