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Nepal- Bandhs Affecting Nepal, as of 19 December 2006
Abstract:
The Janatantrik Terai Mukti Morcha (Terai People’s Autonomous Movement) issued a press statement declaring a transport bandh for all ‘Pahadiya’, or people of hill origins in Terai districts attached to East – West Highway (Mahendra Highway) from 16 – 30 December, 2006. To date the bandh has not been observed in all nominated districts, with only Dhanusha, Siraha and Saptari being heavily affected. Buses and trucks owned / driven by Pahadiya have remained in transport depots; however, long-route buses operated from Kathmandu, including those driven by Pahadiya, have continued to operate, also to Eastern Terai districts.
Publisher: UNOCHA Type / Script:
Bulletin or Poster  in  English
Keywords:
TRANSPORT, BUSES, POLITICAL PARTIES, HIGHWAYS, ROADS, PATIENTS, HOSPITALS, TYRES, STRIKES, VEHICLES, MAPS, DONOR COUNTRIES, ROAD TRANSPORT
Thematic Group:
UNOCHA, (2006)
Thesaurus:
18.01.00 - International Civil Service
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Nepal- Bandhs Affecting Nepal, as of 19 December 2006
Abstract:
The Janatantrik Terai Mukti Morcha (Terai People’s Autonomous Movement) issued a press statement declaring a transport bandh for all ‘Pahadiya’, or people of hill origins in Terai districts attached to East – West Highway (Mahendra Highway) from 16 – 30 December, 2006. To date the bandh has not been observed in all nominated districts, with only Dhanusha, Siraha and Saptari being heavily affected. Buses and trucks owned / driven by Pahadiya have remained in transport depots; however, long-route buses operated from Kathmandu, including those driven by Pahadiya, have continued to operate, also to Eastern Terai districts.
Publisher: UNOCHA Type / Script:
Bulletin or Poster  in  English
Keywords:
TRANSPORT, BUSES, POLITICAL PARTIES, HIGHWAYS, ROADS, PATIENTS, HOSPITALS, TYRES, STRIKES, VEHICLES, MAPS, DONOR COUNTRIES, ROAD TRANSPORT
Thematic Group:
UNOCHA, (2006)
Thesaurus:
06.03.00 - Land Transport
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