Incident Reports

Journalist threatened for publishing news in Kailali


Sudurpashchim, Kailali, Ghodaghodi

Journalist Tanka Kadel has been threatened over a news report. Kadel, a journalist of online, received a threat from a mobile number 9848035338 on Tuesday.

The news was published in the online dabali on Tuesday about the protest of the locals against the irregularities of Drainage Construction Consumers Committee in the construction of drainage in Ghodaghodi Municipality of Kailali. Regarding the same news, an unknown person threatened Kadel that he will do anything to him for writing that news. 

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 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media