Incident Reports

Chitwan: People's representative accused of mistreating with health employee in Vaccination Centre


Bagmati, Chitawan, Bharatpur, Ward 10

The Health Office Chitwan drew serious attention to the mistreatment of the health employee by the people's representatives. In a statement issued by the office on August 2, it is stated that the staff was mistreated by the people's representative while the vaccination program was being conducted at the laboratory building vaccination centre on July 30. A video of Bharatpur Metropolitan City-10 Chairman Arun Peedit Bhandari arguing with the staff at the vaccination centre was made public on social media.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Healthcare Management
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
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