Incident Reports

Cadre of NSU arrested on the charge of issuing death threats to a Journalist in Kailali


Police arrested Om Prakash Awasthi a cadre of NSU affiliated with the Nepali Congress on March 24 on the charge of issuing death threats to Tek Singh Dhami operator journalist affiliated with Mahendra Post Daily. According to the police, the accused issued death threat against Dhami over a news report by calling him on March 23. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Freedom of Expression
Secondary Cause Freedom of Expression
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Nepali Congress and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth na