Demanded immediate probe into the matter
Doda, July 02: A senior journalist of Chenab valley Abid Hussain wani recieved various calls and was harnessed on social media platforms after he published a news story related to Child labour work of school students in GHSS Ghat. After the news was published various teacher belonging to different started harnessing the Journalist on social media platforms.
After Learning about the harassment of journalist by teacher, various journalists belongs to chenab valley condemned the act.
Haq Nawaz Nehru a prominent, senior most journalist and Chairman of All Indian Reporter Association Jammu and Kashmir released and statement in which he condemned the harrasment of journalist by Government teachers, he demanded a strict probe into the matter and and appealed the authorities to put the teachers under suspicion with immidate effect.
Spokesperson AIRA, Abid Hassan Pampori expressed a grief sorrow over the rude and heinous act of said teachers, he made an appeal to authorities to probe into the matter as soon as possible, so that no journalist gets harnessed in future.
Senior journalist Atif Lone said this is very unfortunate that when journalist trying to highlight the genuine issues of rural areas but in reply instead of appreciation, some govt teacher misbehaved with the fourth pillar on social media. They said why not state govt and district administration not take any action against them who are busy in social media to justify him self.
Another young journalist Mohammad Ashfaq also expressed grief sorrow over the rude behavior of teachers and demanded immediate suspension of said teacher.
Among other journalist Kuldeep Thakur, Idrees Naik, Atif Lone, Ajaz Batt, Anzer Ayoub, Shahzada Froz and others, also condemned the act and they expressed a hope that authorities will swung in action as soon as possible and put the teachers under suspension so that the journalists can work freely.