Incident Reports

Corona-infected picket the office of rural municipality in Achham


Sudurpashchim, Achham, Bannigadhi Jayagadh

A few corona-infected people of  Jayagadh Rural Municipality picketed the office of Rural Municipality showing their dissatisfaction over the healthcare management process in the rural municipality. The rural municipality sent twenty-nine corona-infected people home on June 29 by giving them the falsified information that their PCR report came out to be corona negative. They protested after their infection was confirmed through the health ministry on July 3, Friday. They were tested for the virus on June 19. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Issues related to the quality of public services (health, education etc.)and access to these services
Secondary Cause Healthcare Management
Actor 1 - Number of people 20
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
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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