Incident Reports

Various political parties stage demonstrations with demands for commencement of service at BP Pratishthan


Province 1, Sunsari, Dharan

Various political parties protested on September 6 demanding to start service at the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences in Dharan.CPN-UML, RPP-Nepal, Federal Limbuwan State Council and others staged a demonstration demanding the operation of OPD and other services of the foundation.

The BP Pratisthan Purification Campaign Joint Struggle Committee boycotted the OPD (outreach) service since September 5. The agitating doctors, students and staff stopped the OPD service saying that the six-point agreement reached by the Ministry of Health has not been implemented. But doctors have continued to examine some patients at the VC premises.

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 UML and affiliated org , RPP , Various Indigenous Parties incl. Tharu
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth na
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