Incident Reports

Teachers of two Local Levels stage a demonstration in Sarlahi after not receiving salary during festival season


Madhes, Sarlahi, Chandranagar

Madhes, Sarlahi, Haripurwa

Teachers of Haripurwa Municipality and Chandranagar Rural Municipality staged a pen-down strike and tied black on their arms as a form of protest on October 15 after not receiving a salary during the festival season. The teacher alleged that they were forced to form a protest as their concerns were not addressed and they had not received their salary since July. The demonstrators alleged that due to political interest they were in trouble and after not receiving salary and bonus during Dashain, they had to face economic hardships.  
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
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 Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 2 - Youth na
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