Incident Reports

Locals vandalize Nagdhunga tunnel project office in Kathmandu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Chandragiri

Locals in Chandragiri vandalized the Nagdhunga tunnel project office, stating that the Dahchok-Sisne Khola tunnel project has dried up the source of potable water. Locals have repeatedly criticized the project, according to the police. For the time being, the situation has eased down due to ongoing talks between the two parties.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons Unclear
Primary Cause Access/control of water resources (irrigation, hydropower)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media


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