Incident Reports

Newar community stage protest demanding Falcha's re-construction


The Newar Community in the Pulchowk area of  Lalitpur staged a protest on August 24 against the destruction of Falcha, the traditional resting space of the Newar community, and against the various obstacles in its reconstruction. The re-construction of the Falcha was hampered after the local Laliguran's Cooperative claimed the land.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Ethnic or caste-based collective tensions
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Adivasi/Janajati
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media