Incident Reports

Service recipients demonstrates at Koshi Hospital for not getting X-ray service


Province 1, Morang, Biratnagar

Patients who reached the hospital for treatment and their relatives stage a demonstration at Koshi Hospital in Biratnagar expressing their outrage after not getting their turn to undergo an X-ray for treatment even after paying the bill. According to a local, the doctor said that there is a need to undergo video X-rays for further treatment and many patients were in trouble when their turn did not come.

On the other hand, the hospital stated that it has started doing X-rays from the quota system recently citing a lack of manpower. Due to which only 20 people are getting X-rays in one day.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
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) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media