Srinagar, 10 Dec: In the ongoing 5th phase of DDC elections, three journalists were beaten by security forces in Srigufwara area of south Kashmiri’s Anantnag district on Thursday.
Fayaz Ahmad Stringer of ETV Bharat while talking to news agency Kashmir Dot Com- (KDC) alleges that he along with other two journalists were beaten by the police while doing professional duties.
Fayaz Ahamd said “when I took byte of a local ‘PAGD’ candidate who alleges that he was not allowed to cast his vote. And when he contacted SSP Shopian for the official version, he along with other journalists Mudasir Qadri of news 18 and Juanid Ahmad of TV-9 were beaten and all the equipments were seized, he alleges.
We are under detention; Junaid is hospitalized in Srigufwara hospital, he added. (KDC)