Incident Reports

Unidentified person issues death threat against journalist in Baglung over facebook


Gandaki, Baglung, Baglung

An unknown person issued death threat against journalist Dammar Budha Magar, reporter of Thaha Khabar in Baglung. According to Magar, the unidentified person issued death threat against him and hurled insulting slurs through a Facebook profile under the name of Sport Nepal on the night of November 4.  He also registered complaint at police and cyber bureau. Magar is also member of Nepal Press Union-Baglung committee. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Threat/intimidation
Primary Cause Unclear
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media