Incident Reports

Protesters misbehaved journalist


Lumbini, Dang, Lamahi

The agitators protesting and demanding to make Dang as a temporary capital have misbehaved journos Kuldeep Neupane, 37, Narendra KC, 35 Dilli Malla, 30 and Ajad Khadka, 35 while they were collecting the news. The agitators obstructed journos to operate Jeep with registration number Ra1Ta433 and removed their banner. The agitators even threatened them of life according to sub-editor Narendra KC of Nayabodh daily. Journos were compelled to go back to Ghorahi after the incident according to KC. The journos requested and urged the agitators not to obstruct them in collecting news. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Secondary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Issues related to freedom of expression and civil rights
Secondary Cause Freedom of Expression
Actor 1 - Number of people 10
Actor 1 - Affiliations Protesters/demonstrators , Protesters/demonstrators
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 3
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth