Incident Reports

Five arrested for thrashing media persons in Kalikot


Karnali, Kalikot, Naraharinath

District Police Office Kalikot on April 1 arrested five persons on the charges of beating media person Ramesh Bogati. Lali Bam and four others were arrested for assaulting 25-year-old Bogati of Rupsa VDC-2 and a technician at Radio Naya Karnali. The assailants have barged into the radio station and thrashed Bogati for no apparent reason, according to the victim. Bogati immediately reported the incident to the police. The victim is undergoing treatment at District Hospital Manma after sustaining an injury on his chest.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Issues related to freedom of expression and civil rights
Actor 1 - Number of people 5
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Youth Injured 1