Sports Journalist Forum protested against Former President of the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) Ganesh Thapa for abusing and insulting sports journalist Prakash Timilsina, Editor of Khelkud.com, over a phone conversation on July 16.
The forum demanded that the security of sports journalists be guaranteed by drawing the attention of the Government of Nepal, Federation of Nepali Journalists, International Sports Press Association(AIPS), and AIPS Asia.
|Violent / Non-violent||Nonviolent|
|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||noyouth|
|Actor 2 - Number of people||1|
|Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target)||Journalist/Media|
|Actor 2 - Youth||unknown|