Anonymous sources in newspapers of December 9
South Asia Check / December 10, 2015
Annapurna Post report headlined “Rs 3 billion for maintenance of Kali Gandaki [hydropower project]” by Bikash Thapa datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed official from the Nepal Electricity Authority.
Nagarik report headlined “Development spending halted” by Bal Krishna Gyawali datelined Kathmandu has quoted two unnamed officials from the Ministry of Finance.
The Himalayan Times report headlined “Govt not keen to address our demands: UDMF” datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source. The report does not carry a byline. UDMF refers to the United Democratic Madhesi Front.
Kantipur report headlined “Chinese cement factory with an investment of Rs 15 billion to be set up in Nepal” by Krishna Acharya datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed official from the Investment Board.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “Govt turns to Saudi amid delay in oil deal with China” by Rajesh Khanal datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source from the Nepal Oil Corporation.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “Sooner the solution, the better, says Doval” by Devendra Bhattarai datelined New Delhi has quotes an unnamed Madhesi leader.
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