Complaint Filed Against the Accused of Assaulting a Journalist

  July 27, 2022 By: INSEC

A complaint has been filed against Sanjay Rauniyar, 42, Ashok Yadav, 42, Ajit Chaudhary, 25, and Bitta Yadav, 42, of Gaushala Municipality in accusation of assaulting Lalan Mandal, 26, of Bardiwas Municipality-3, Gauridada.

Lalan Mandal is the district reporter of News24 and the chairperson of Bardibas Municipal Journalist Network. The complaint was filed at the Area Police Office of July 25, 2022.

Journalist Mandal informed that he had gone to report a discussion about the financial transaction between the two local parties and meanwhile Ajit Chaudhary had started beating him.

Sub Inspector Tribhuvan Sah of the area police office Gaushala said that among the accused, Sanjay Rauniyar was arrested on the evening of July 25 with an Indian Scorpio car bearing the number BR 061700 and the other accused are absconding.

Ajay Kumar Sah