|Manipur scribes stage sit-in protest|
IMPHAL, Oct 2 - Journalists in Manipur joined the country-wide protest today against killing, harassment, intimidation, threats and violence “directed at the press”. The sit-in was organised by All Manipur Working Journalists Union (AMWJU).
The members of AMWJU held placards inscribed with slogans – “Killing journalists is not the solution”, “Change your attitude”, “We strongly condemn the killing of Shantanu Bhowmik”, “We journalists don’t work to be killed,” “Stop killing journalists”, etc. At least six journalists have been killed in Manipur alone.