Incident Reports

Death threats to mayor and his family in Morang


Province 1, Morang, Uralabari

Lila Raj Khatiwada of Urlabari-7 is accused of posting a video from Kiran Bajagain's YouTube account threatening to kill the mayor Phago and his family in an encounter. Kirat Yakthung Chumlung Municipal Committee Urlabari and Chaubise Ekta Samaj Nepal Branch Committee Urlabari have issued separate press releases demanding action against the accused and security for the mayor's family.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 4
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
Local Newspaper - Jhapa