Incident Reports

Forest Faculty in Hetauda padlocked demanding online exams


Bagmati, Makawanpur, Hetauda

Students' organizations padlocked the University of Agriculture and Forest Sciences, Forest Faculty, Hetauda on August 12 demanding online examinations. Students affiliated with ANNSFU, Nepal Students Union and ANNFSU (Revolutionary), who are preparing for their exams, padlock the university indefinitely demanding not to conduct the exam in physical presence as corona infection is on the rise.

According to a press release issued by the United Students Union, there is no environment for conducting examinations in physical presence in the current difficult situation and they also gave an ultimatum of 24 hours to conduct the online exams on time as per the Alternative Teaching Procedure 2020.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 1 day
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Secondary Cause Healthcare Management
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org , UML and affiliated org , CPN (Maoist Center) and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media