Incident Reports

Journalist arrested in Rupandehi


Lumbini, Rupandehi, Butwal

Journalist Prakash Dumre was arrested by police from a UML-Maoist press meet. He was arrested from the press meet organized by Rupandehi UML-Maoist central district party office in Butwal. Federation of Nepalese Journalist Rupandehi has condemned the act. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Arrest (politically significant)
Primary Cause Issues related to freedom of expression and civil rights
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police , Government and civil servants at central level
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth na
Local Newspaper - Chitwan