Incident Reports

Employees of Gurans rural municipality stage sit-in demanding extension of duration of contract employees


Karnali, Dailekh, Gurans

Contract employees of Gurans rural municipality in Dailekh staged a sit-in before the rural municipality office on July 18 demanding to extend the period of contract employees. Former chairperson of the rural municipality Khemraj Oli was accused of conspiring and politicizing the issue.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to policies and regulations internal to the government bureaucracy (e.g. civil servants wages, work conditions and promotions)
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Labor organization, trade unions and other organizations based on economic demands
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media