Incident Reports

Journalist Shahi thrashed in kathmndu


Bagmati, Kathmandu, Kathmandu

Anil Bogati, a resident of Kalikot, Phuket-2, has attacked Pabitra Kumar Shahi, a Nagarik News journalist on Tuesday at around 10 pm in Sundhara. Bogati, who has been working in a manpower company since a long time had repeatedly threatened the journalist after publishing news on Nepalese stranded in Qatar. According to Shahi, he was attacked over the news published in Nagarik daily on December 3, 2014, titled Nepalese stranded in Qatar. Journalist Shahi has sustained some injuries on his forehead. A team of policemen took Anil Bogati under control while he was attacking Shahi.
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 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth na
Female Abducted 00
National/Online Media