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PSOs of JMC Commissioner snatch journalist’s camera
Press Club of Jammu today demanded high-level inquiry by Raj Bhawan into the “highly condemnable” incident of snatching of video camera from senior cameraperson of Take1 Media House, on the directions of Jammu Municipal Commissioner, Mandeep Kour.

Describing the incident as direct attack on the freedom of Press, President Press Club of Jammu, Ashwani Kumar raised a question mark on the working of state administration and sought to know from the Municipal Commissioner under what powers she directed her PSOs to indulge in such unlawful act of snatching of a Camera from Kiran Verma.