Anonymous sources in newspapers of February 6
South Asia Check / February 7, 2016
Kantipur report headlined “Birgunj obstruction also ends” by Bhusan Yadav datelined Birgunj has quoted three unnamed sources: An official at Raxual customs, eyewitnesses, and a businessman from the Indian side.
Nagarik report headlined “Mahato reaches capital” by Mithilesh Yadav datelined Lahan (Siraha) has quoted one unnamed source: An aide to Sadbhavana Party chief Rajendra Mahato.
The Himalayan Times report headlined “Birgunj border opens after five months” by Ram Sarraf datelined Birgunj has quoted one unnamed source: Some eyewitnesses.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “Congress constituency conventions convened” datelined Kathmandu as quoted one unnamed source: A Nepali Congress leader.
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