Gandoh, Aug 11: Bhalessa,Thathri youth journalist association(BTYJA) have condemned the alleged misbehaviour with ETV reporter by an official of Education departments and requested Education Minister to take strict disciplinary action against the accused official.
Issuing a press statement on Friday BTYJA said,CEO Mohd Sharif, misbehaved with the ETV Reporter Atif Lone on Thursday at his office in Doda.
Reporter Atif lone had gone to the office of CEO for regarding to the public issue reporting.
when the media Reporter asked CEO Doda about the worst condition of the building and functioning of the H S pull Doda CEO Doda Mr. Mohd Sharief left his official chair, refused for talking regarding the public issue and misbehaved with reporter.
CEO use abusive language and forced the Reporter out of his office .
BTYJA feels, this is a clear violation of press freedom and freedom of expression, BTYJA said.
Bhalessa,Thathri youth journalist association president Mohammad Saleem personally request to honourable minister of Education department to take strict disciplinary action against the accused official.
BTYJA,Vice president Abid Nadeem and secretary Akram warned the Department of education that they would hold protest if the strict action was not taken within days.