Incident Reports

Loktantrik Samajwadi Party stage demonstration in Dhanusa demanding operation of railways


The Democratic Socialist Party " Loktantrik Samajwadi Party" (LoSaPa) Dhanusha stage a protest saying that the railway has not been operational even though the construction of physical infrastructure has been completed. They staged a demonstration demanding to start the train services on the auspicious occasion of the wedding anniversary of Lord Ram and Sita on December 8.

A group of LoSaPa Dhanusha-affiliated leaders, youth leaders, women and students reached the District Administration Office, Dhanusha and handed over a memorandum to the Prime Minister through Chief District Officer Bandhu Prasad Bastola. They have warned to launch a phased agitation if the train does not operate on the mentioned occasion.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Lokatantrik Samajwadi Party (LoSaPa)
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
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 unknown
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