Incident Reports

Students agitated in row over appointment of principal in Belahiya school


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Siddharthanagar, Ward 1

Students of Belahiya Secondary school in Siddarthanagar municipality-1 Belahiya of Rupandehi have been agitated over appointment of principal in the school. The agitated students and their parents padlocked the school protesting against the decision to appoint primary level teacher of the school Abdul Rahaman Khan as the principal. They have been demanding to appoint Iliyas Khan who had been assuming the role of principal to the post.

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 Students
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Education sector/teachers (private and public)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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