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Journalist battling for life after knifed in Ongole  

  In a shocking incident, unidentified miscreants attacked a journalist with sticks and knives, and his condition was said to be serious. 

Published: 24th September 2019 05:43 AM  |   Last Updated: 24th September 2019 05:43 AM   |  A+A-

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By Express News Service

ONGOLE:  In a shocking incident, unidentified miscreants attacked a journalist with sticks and knives, and his condition was said to be serious. According to the police, M Nagarjuna Reddy, a scribe working for a vernacular daily at Vetapalem town, was attacked from behind in Kundooru village near Chinna Ganjam town between 6.30 pm and 7.00 pm when he was returning home from Ongole on a two-wheeler.

Earlier in the day, he had submitted a complaint at a grievance programme in SP office.  Locals rushed to his aid and shifted him to Chirala government hospital. Nagarjuna Reddy had also lodged assault complaints against A Krishna Mohan, former Chirala MLA.

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