Reporter attacked by a 10323 teacher, FIR lodged
Prasanta Dey, a Journalist of Headlines Tripura was attacked at City Centre yesterday noon.
He was collecting news from the 10323 teachers who are at demonstration infront of Agartala City Centre.
The sacked teachers stage an indefinite sit-in demonstration under the banner of Joint Movement Committee.
Notably, a total of 10,323 teachers were recruited by the then Left Front Government in Tripura in 2010.
A Teacher named Sanjay Sharma has beaten him and with other teachers abused him.
The violent teachers also threatened the reporter.
Cellphone of the reporter was also damaged during the tussle.
A FIR has been lodged against the matter by Headlines Tripura.
Forum for Development and Protection of Media Community has strictly condemned the incidence.
Collecting news is a constitutional right of every reporter. This violence shown by the 10323 teachers is purely unconstitutional.
FDPMC has also demanded action against the involved teachers from the administration.