Incident Reports

Death threat issued to local representative in Jhapa


Province 1, Jhapa, Kankai, Ward 5

A local forest ranger of BP Forest park, Kankai-5, Jhapa, Gyanendra Bhattarai has threatened to kill park members and ward members through a Youtube channel after being dismissed from his job. 

Over three dozen local social organizations have condemned the threat through a press release.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media