Incident Reports

District hospital padlocked in Mugu condemning death of a pregnant woman


Karnali, Mugu, Chhayanath Rara, Ward 13

The family of deceased padlocked administration block of district hospital in Mugu on June 3, blaming the carelessness of hospital in treating the pregnant lady. Thirty year old, miss Raju Nepali from Chhayanath Rara municipality-13 was admitted in the hospital on June 2, after undergoing labor pain since June 1. Her husband, 34 year old Mayalal Nepali blamed the medical personnel for his wife's death mentioning that anesthesia given to his wife resulted in her death. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Extra-judicial response related to perceived healthcare malpractice/after death of patient
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Family/relative
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Health sector/health workers, doctors
Actor 2 - Youth na