Incident Reports

Father and son arrested for manhandling journalist of Dinesh khabar


Sudurpashchim, Kailali, Dhangadhi, Ward 5

Two persons have been arrested in Dhangadhi for assaulting a journalist. Harka Bahadur Deuba of Dhangadhi Sub-Metropolitan City Ward No. 5 and his son Thakkar Bahadur Deuba have been arrested by the police for manhandling Dinesh Khabar/Dinesh FM senior correspondent Kamal Sawad over a news report.

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 Issues related to freedom of expression and civil rights
Secondary Cause Freedom of Expression
Actor 1 - Number of people 2
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