Incident Reports

Secondary school padlocked since two months demanding resignation of the principal


Province 1, Udayapur, Udayapurgadhi, Ward 6

The office of Munakumari Khatri, the principal of Boharibot Secondary School in Udayapurgadhi Rural Municipality-6 was padlocked since October 23 (almost two months now) alleging her of financial irregularities along with the demands of her resignation. Educational and administrative work has come to a standstill as the lock has not been opened yet.

Ward Chairman Krishna Khatri said that a five-member investigation committee has been formed under the coordination of village education chief Bhattarai with the representation of the chairperson, ward chairperson and teachers and parents to investigate the allegations. As the report has been submitted to the ruralmunicipality, the lock will be opened by resolving the issue at the village executive committee meeting, said ward chairman Khatri.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 30 days
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media