Congress chief Rahul Gandhi at this time attacked the BJP authorities in Uttar Pradesh over the killing of a journalist and stated folks had been promised “Ram Raj” however acquired “Gundaraj” as a substitute.
He additionally condoled the demise of Ghaziabad-based journalist Vikram Joshi, who was shot within the head by criminals on Monday evening and died due to the accidents early this morning.
Vikram Joshi had filed a criticism with the police alleging harassment of his niece on July 16.
“Journalist Vikram Joshi was killed for opposing the molestation of his niece. My condolences to the bereaved household. The promise was of giving ‘Ram Raj‘, however gave ‘Gundaraj‘,” he stated in a tweet in Hindi.
Congress chief Ahmed Patel stated the killing of the journalist is stunning and one other instance of the breakdown of legislation and order in Uttar Pradesh.
“It’s also a grim reminder of how the media has been systematically intimidated for the reason that final six years,” he alleged on Twitter.
“Our condolences to the household of Mr Joshi. We stand behind fearless journalism,” he stated.
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