Anonymous sources in newspapers of December 18
South Asia Check / December 19, 2015
Kantipur report headlined “Amendment process important, forge consensus: India” by Devendra Bhattarai datelined New Delhi has quoted an unnamed official.
Kantipur report headlined “There won’t be talks immediately: Morcha” datelined Kathmandu quotes an unnamed participant of a meeting of the agitating United Democratic Madhesi Front. The report does not carry a byline.
Kantipur report headlined “596 individuals granted naturalized citizenship after constitution promulgation” by Balaram Baniya datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed administrative officer stationed in a Tarai district.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “Charter revision will ease cargo passage: India” by Devendra Bhattarai datelined New Delhi has quoted unnamed sources in two instances.
Nagarik report headlined “Border point open but no passage for trucks and tankers” by Sher Bahadur KC datelined Butwal has quoted an unnamed police officer from Rupandehi.
Annapurna Post report headlined “Onta suspended on CIAA instruction” by Yam Birahi and Sambhu Kattel datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed high-level source from the Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA).
Republica report headlined “CIAA wants suspension of APF chief Onta over corruption” by Kamal Pariyar and Sangeet Sangroula datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source close to the Armed Police Force (APF).
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