Incident Reports

Journalists mistreated in the office by Myagdi's CDO


Gandaki, Myagdi, Beni

Chief District Officer of Myagdi, Ganesh Bahadur Adhikari, allegedly mistreated the journalists who reached the District Administration Office on July 11 to cover the news. Journalists Sadhan Ramjali and Dhiran Bahadur Khatri, who had reached the administration to cover the program of handing over the memorandum of the Conflict Victims' Rights Society Myagdi, were stopped from collecting news, photos and scenes by the pro-government cadres.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Issues related to freedom of expression and civil rights
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Local authorities (incl VDC, district, gov. line agencies at local level except education and health)
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 2
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media