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In latest attempt to squeeze media, government seeks journalists’ payroll details, violating the constitution

Last month, the Department of Information and Broadcasting under the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology issued a circular asking media houses to furnish a copy of the payroll and bank details—including the account number—of each journalist to the department. In latest attempt to squeeze media, government seeks journalists’ payroll details, violating the constitution
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Anil Giri
Published at : April 3, 2019
Updated at : April 4, 2019 14:32
Kathmandu

Anil Giri

Anil Giri is a reporter covering diplomacy, international relations and national politics for The Kathmandu Post. Giri has been working as a journalist for a decade-and-a-half, contributing to numerous national and international media outlets.


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