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First Nepalese story out

Centre for Investigative Journalism (CIJ) Nepal has published the first story from their project on access to information for investigative journalists: “Corruption in the pristine land: 500 million for not a single trail” is from Khaptad, in the far west of Nepal, where millions has been spent to develop infrastructure and facilities. The story was […]

From western Nepal (Photo: Basanta Pratap Singh)

Centre for Investigative Journalism (CIJ) Nepal has published the first story from their project on access to information for investigative journalists:

“Corruption in the pristine land: 500 million for not a single trail” is from Khaptad, in the far west of Nepal, where millions has been spent to develop infrastructure and facilities.

The story was also published on 13th December 2019 in Kantipur Daily. Bidhya Rai made the story together with Basanta Pratap Singh. She made use of access to information tools in seeking information for the investigation.

More information about the project

A guest house that lies incomplete and in a dilapidated state even though the construction was started 10 years ago.(Photo: Bidhya Rai)
Bidhya Rai (Photo CIJ – Nepal)

 

 

 

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