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Lankesh murder; Journalists in protest vigil at Agartala


Agartala, September 10, 2017: Tripura Journalists Union, an affiliate of the Indian Journalists Union, on Sunday organised protest vigil at Agartala Press Club against brutal killing of journalist, writer and rationalist Gauri Lankesh. 

Scribes in a large number were present at the vigil.

What they called ‘Protest vigil against craven killing of Gauri Lankesh’, journalists and photo journalists observed one minute silence before putting burning candles on lawn of Press Club.  

Bottom line of a commemorative poster reads – Bullets cannot silence ideas.

Tripura Journalists Union President Syed Sajjad Ali, General Secretary Pranab Sarkar and senior- junior journalists from all segments of media joined the protest.