Incident Reports

Gyanendra Shahi arrested for 'threatening' Lalitpur CDO


Police arrested Gyanendra Shahi, the co-ordinator of Hamro Nepal, Hami Nepali , on April 21 for allegedly threatening the Chief District Officer(CDO) of Lalitpur. Shahi went on Facebook Live and publicized the contact information of the CDO, after the administration asked him to stop the relief distribution. CDO then received threats through the phone calls and messages from Nepali all across the world. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Secondary Cause Government Relief
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth noyouth
National/Online Media