Incident Reports

Nepal Engineers Association stage demonstration against the mistreatment of the drinking water acting chief by the cadres of CK Raut


Engineers belonging to the Nepal Engineers Association in Province  2 staged a protest against the inhumane treatment of Rajesh Kushwaha, Acting Chief of the Federal Drinking Water and Sewerage Management Office, Janakpur, by the leaders/cadres of the Janamat Party led by CK Raut. They stage the protest on October 22 by chanting slogans against the Janamat Party and party president Raut demanding protection of professional rights.

After the agitating engineers marched around the city, they reached the District Administration Office, Dhanusha and handed over a memorandum to the Chief District Officer demanding action against CK Raut. They handed over a memorandum to Bandhu Prasad Bastola saying that it was a mockery of the rule of law for Janamat Party cadres to make a staff walk around the city in a semi-naked state.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to legal action and access to justice
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Labor organization, trade unions and other organizations based on economic demands
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
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