Incident Reports

Teacher Rana's family breaks hunger strike on sixth day


Sudurpashchim, Baitadi, Dasharathchanda, Ward 4

The family of teacher Karan Rana, who has been on a hunger strike at the District Coordination Committee Baitadi since September 5, has broken their strike after six days on September 10. Rana, a teacher of lower secondary level under relied quota in Ishwar Basic School in Dasharathchanda Municipality Ward No. 4 , went on hunger strike with his family (wife and four children) after not receiving 14 months salary, broke his fast after  District Education Committee assured him of fulfilling his demands.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 1 day
Primary Form Strike/Bandh
Primary Cause Labor disputes, not including civil servants
Actor 1 - Number of people 4
Actor 1 - Affiliations Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth youth
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
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