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North East

Media persons stage protest against alleged assault and detention of senior Assam scribe

Guwahati, September 10: Media persons staged a protest here on Saturday against the alleged assault of senior journalist Banajit Thakuriya of 'Asomiya Pratidin' when he went to cover an incident recently and his subsequent detention by the police. The protesting media persons demanded immediate arrest of the attackers and action against the officer-in-charge of Chandmari police station, Tinkumoni Bordoloi who had allegedly detained Thakuriya when he went to file a complaint on the incident. Media persons from different associations wearing black masks joined the protest organised by Gauhati Press Club...