Incident Reports

Cadres of CPN-UML vandalize office of radio Banglachuli and assaults staffs in Dang


Lumbini, Dang, Banglachuli, Ward 3

A group of people including Bhesraj Khatri member of the CPN-UML provincial committee  vandalized the office of Radio Bangalachuli of Bangalachuli rural municipality-3 in Dang and physically assaulted the staff of the radio station over a news report broadcast by the Radio. The accused destroyed the documents of the office. Federation of Nepalse Journalist (FNJ) Dang condemned the attack on the Radio and the journalists issuing a press statement. FNJ Dang also demanded action against those involved in the attack.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Vandalism
Weapons None
Primary Cause Freedom of Expression
Secondary Cause Freedom of Expression
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations UML and affiliated org
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Journalist/Media
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media