Incident Reports

Group led by Madhyapur municipality mayor stages demonstration demanding conservation of Kamalpokhari


Province 3, Lalitpur, Lalitpur

Hundreds of residents of Madhyapur Thimi  under the leadership of mayor and coordinator of the Kamalpokhari Conservation Committee Madhyapur Municipality-8 Bodestaged a sit-in at the appellate court in Patan on February 9 against the verdict of the Bhaktapur District Court. They staged the demonstration with placards  demanding to save the historic Kamal Pokhari in Bode from encroachment by land mafia.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Access/control of public land
Actor 1 - Number of people 100
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals , Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
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
National/Online Media