Incident Reports

Local youths padlock ward office in Rukum West demanding to appoint local as a office assistant


Karnali, Rukum West, Chaurjahari, Ward 11

Local youths padlocked the ward office in Rukum West on June 19, demanding to appoint a local as office assistants of Chaurjahari municipality-11. Keshab Oli, a ward member said that the local youths posted a memorandum. Gyanendra Rana claimed that during local level elections leaders promised to employ youths but after the election the local representatives employed other people. He further demanded to appoint employee through open competition.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
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 youth
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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