Incident Reports

Journalists mistreated in Makawanpur


Bagmati, Makawanpur, Hetauda, Ward 10

Two journalists who were accompanying a team of representatives of NGOs and local authorities monitoring the situation of child labor in the district were mistreated by an owner of a garage in Hetauda-10 on Friday. Amrit Chimariya, a journalist affiliated with Samriddha Samaj Daily was verbally abused by the owner of the Waling Center when he was taking picture of a boy washing a vehicle in the auto workshop. When another journalist Ganesh Darpan Adhikari tried to intervene the owner also mistreated him. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Others
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Other private sectors
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth na
Local Newspaper - Makwanpur