J-K scribe claims cyber police assaulted him for story on alleged intimidation of social media users
Javaid said he wanted to know under what law he was summoned by the SP of Cyber Police and verbally abused and slapped by the cops.
In a statement, the Guild also said it believes that this is an indirect way of intimidating journalists in the rest of the country as well.
The veteran journalist and his PSO were shot dead by unidentified gunmen outside the newspaper's office in Press Enclave near Lal Chowk in Srinagar today.
Shujaat Bukhari had vigorously defended his work on Twitter when some Delhi-based journalists accused him of doing "biased" reportage on Kashmir, and had posted the UN report on alleged human rights.