Incident Reports

Police threatens to kill journalist in Kanchanpur


Federation of Nepalese Journalist Kanchanpur chapter has condemned misbehavior on journalist Padamraj Bohara.

According to the reports, a group of policemen had misbehaved with Nepal Television journalist Bohara while he had gone to collect news about land related case of Mahendranagar Development Committee. The policemen tore his identity and broke his camera said FNJ Kanchanpur. FNJ Kanchanpur also condemned the police for threatening to kill journalist Bohara by taking him into custody.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
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 2
Actor 1 - Affiliations Police
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media , INSEC