Incident Reports

Nepal Journalist Federation Sunsari stages a demonstration against the mayor of Dharan Sub-metropolis


Province 1, Sunsari, Dharan

Nepal Journalist Federation Sunsari staged a demonstration in Sunsari against public expression and the inelegant activities of the mayor of Dharan sub-metropolis Harka Raj Sampang. The demonstrators alleged they will interact with the former mayors of Dharan on May 15 because of Mayor Sampang's constant insulting of journalists and his publicized attitude. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Harassment
Primary Cause Freedom of Expression
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Journalist/Media
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
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