Incident Reports

Locals staged demonstration demanding fair investigation of a road accident case


Lumbini, Banke, Kohalpur, Ward 4

Locals stage a demonstration with different demands after Santosh Adhikari, a 40-year-old man resident of Kohalpur municipality-3 was killed in a road accident on September 25, in Kohalpur near NCC bank after being hit by a tractor. The relatives of the deceased have not received the dead body of the victim, which is now being kept at the Nepalgunj Medical College Teaching Hospital. According to the police, they asked the protestors to postpone the demonstration programs till Tuesday for further investigation and to find out the truth to take action according to the law. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Extra-judicial response to traffic accidents
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Mob (only Perpetrator)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
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