Incident Reports

Journo attacked


Madhes, Sarlahi, Hariwan

Som Diyali, station manager of Radio Sarlahi sustained injuries in an attack by an unidentified gang today. He was attacked at Sukhepokhari area of Hariwan Municipality. The journalist is undergoing treatment at local Swavim Hospital. Meanwhile, the Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) has issued a press statement condemning the attack.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Secondary Form Attack on Journalist
Weapons None
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth youth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
National/Online Media