Incident Reports

Students padlock Karnali College of Health Sciences in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

The students padlocked the gate of Karnali College of Health Sciences at Gaushala Battisputali on August 18  to protest against the college for taking full fees of online classes. Manoj Thapa, a student of the college, said that the college did not give any discount on the fee even in the wake of Covid and even repeatedly pressurized them to pay the full fees. He said that they will not open the lock until it gives a 30 percent discount on online teaching.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
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
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Students
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