Attack on Journalists

Assam journalist beaten up by cops for asking ‘where is your helmet’

“Civilians are fined for not wearing a helmet. So I asked why they were not wearing one. They started abusing me. Soon, the assault followed,” the journalist said.

published on : 8th February 2022

NCRB does not maintain specific data on attacks on journalists: Government

The state governments are responsible for prevention, detection and investigation of crimes and for prosecuting the criminals through their law enforcement agencies, MoS Rai said.

published on : 1st December 2021

Editors Guild condemns threats to journalists, seeks action

The Editors Guild of India on Sunday condemned threats of physical violence and abusive social media attacks on several journalists.

published on : 3rd June 2018