Anonymous sources in newspapers of October 19
South Asia Check / October 23, 2017
Annapurna Post report headlined “Government in a dilemma over whether to dissolve government offices” by Sagar Pandit datelined Kathmandu has quoted an unnamed source in one instance.
Kantipur report headlined “Candidacies bought and sold” by Kulchandra Neupane datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in three instances: A realtor in Kaski district, a senior leader of Nepali Congress, and a leader.
Republica report headlined “SC stays Nepal Army’s generators deal” by Roshan Sedhai datelined Kathmandu has quoted unnamed sources in two instances: Officials at the Public Procurement Monitoring Office (PPMO), and a PPMO official.
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