Incident Reports

Schools in 'riot-hit zones' in Dang to remain closed until Friday


Lumbini, Dang, Tulsipur

Schools in different areas declared 'riot-hit zones' in Dang district are to remain closed until Friday. A meeting of the District Security Committee and stakeholders took this decision on Tuesday. Coordinator of the security committee, Chief District Officer Loknath Poudel said the schools in the areas declared riot-hit zones would remain close until Friday in consideration of sensitive security situation. The meeting agreed to decide on resuming the schools after Friday by assessing the situation. RSS 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Event Duration More than 1 day
Primary Form Strike/Bandh
Primary Cause Contestation over Constitution and federal restructuring
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Tharu Organizations
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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