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Tripura journalists call on Rajnath Singh


Agartala / New Delhi, December 5, 2017:  A delegation of journalists from Tripura representing the "Forum for Protection of Journalists" on Tuesday called on Union Minister of Home Rajnath Singh at his office in New Delhi. The Journalists demanded that the the centre institutes a high-level inquiry by the central government against violence and oppression on the journalists of the State in aftermath of subsequent murders of two journalists. 

The delegation elaborated recent daylight killing of journalist Sudip Datta Bhowmik and the killing of another young television journalist Santanu Bhowmik two months earlier. 

Home Minister received a memorandum from the journalists and gave a patient hearing to them. Rajnath Singh assured that the centre would do its best to dispel their grievances.