Incident Reports

Relatives stage demonstration after woman dies in motorcycle hit in Surkhet


Karnali, Surkhet, Birendranagar

Relatives of 43-year-old Bal Kumari Nepali who died after being hit by a motorcycle while she was crossing road on August 6 afternoon staged protest by disrupting transport service demanding justice and compensation for the victim. Nepali who was seriously injured after being hit by motor cycle at Buddhichowk of Birendranagar on Saturday died while undergoing treatment at Karnali provincial hospital. The motorcycle was driven by 20-year-old Binod Khadka of Bheriganga Municipality-11. Police have started investigation into the incident by arresting the driver.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Extra-judicial response to traffic accidents
Actor 1 - Number of people N/A
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth youth
National/Online Media