Incident Reports

Locals picket drinking water corporation office in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Bhadrapur

Locals came out in protest against alleged negligence of the government owned Nepal Drinking Water Corporation Bhadrapur accusing the corporation of distributing dirty, murky and contaminated water to the consumers. As a part of the first phase of the protest against the drinking water corporation, the locals picketed the office of the drinking water corporation at 11:00 am on November 6. They also locked the main gate of the corporation's office for five minute in a symbolic protest.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
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