Incident Reports

Demonstration staged in Birgunj demanding relief for farmers affected by flooding


Province 2, Parsa, Birgunj

A group of local youths staged a demonstration in Ghantaghar of Birgunj demanding compensation for the farmers who sustained huge losses due to the sudden heavy rainfall last week.  Lokatantrik Samajwadi Party youth leader Om Prakash Sarraf said that the government had not been paying any attention to providing relief to the poor farmers who had sustained losses as their crops were inundated in the flood and rendered useless.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Government Relief
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Lokatantrik Samajwadi Party (LoSaPa)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
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