Incident Reports

Health post padlocked in Rukum West


Karnali, Rukum West, Chaurjahari, Ward 8

A health center delivering primary health service to locals have been padlocked in Rukum West since the past three days. The health center located in Layata of Chaurjahari municipality-8 was padlocked since Friday by the landlord of the building where the health post is operating. According to the head of the health post Tilak Lamichhane, the landlord padlocked the health post and also blocked the way to it expressing dissatisfaction over the health post's refusal to employee a person recommended by him in the post of helper.

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
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media