Anonymous sources in newspapers of November 7
South Asia Check / November 8, 2016
Annapurna Post report headlined “Hidden electricity now being supplied to public” by Bikash Thapa datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed source in one instance: An electrical engineer at Nepal Electricity Authority.
Kantipur report headlined “Preparation on to amend constitution on four issues” by Durga Khanal datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in two instances: A source and a leader of Nepalese Congress.
Nagarik report headlined “I won’t allow anyone to judge through bribes” datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in two instances: A member of the Nepal Bar Association chapter at Supreme Court and a source. This report does not carry a byline.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “KUKL in a shambles as water channeled from Melamchi” by Rupak D Sharma datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed source in one instance. Here KUKL stands for Kathmandu Upatyaka Khanepani Limited.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “Madhesi leaders agree with caution” datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed source in one instance: Madhesi leaders privy to the development. This report does not carry a byline.
The Kathmandu Post report headlined “Cash sought by Sujata can treat 50” by Sarin Ghimire datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in three instances: Sources in two instances and sources at the Health Ministry in one instance.
Republica report headlined “Proposed amendment let’s naturalized head constitutional bodies” datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in one instance. This report does not carry a byline.
Republica report headlined “Karki preparing to challenge impeachment motion” datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in six instances: Source privy to the development in two instances, sources, a source, a lawyer close to suspended CIAA chief Lokman Singh Karki, and a lawyer. This report does not carry a byline.
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