Incident Reports

Accident victim protest in front of DAO


Karnali, Jajarkot, Bheri

The Accident Victim Protest Committee organized sit-in-protest in front of District Administration Office (DAO) in Jajarkot demanding relief and compensation for the families of those died in recent bus accident and punishment to those responsible for the accident. As many as 52 persons had died, two went missing and 10 others were injured in the accident that took place on 20 November, 2014.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Extra-judicial response to traffic accidents
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) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
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