Incident Reports

Farmers padlock Agricultural Knowledge Center in Rolpa protesting against non-receipt of payment


Agitated farmers padlocked the office Agricultural Knowledge Center in Rolpa on April 10. The demonstrators alleged that in the financial year 078-79, an agreement was reached through the center, and the file was submitted for payment, but the payment was not made even when the last financial year was about to end. Due to the Centre's negligence, about three crore 25 lakhs 59 thousand rupees remained to be paid. Tripani Baijali, the coordinator of Krishak Sangharsh Samiti, informed that the budget administered by the state government has already been paid, while the budget from the federal ministry is Rs 1 crore 57 lacks 9 thousand 932.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Demonstration
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
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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