Journalist Arrested

IN Media Watch Briefs | 18/06/2012

Police have arrested a journalist for allegedly procuring weapons and ammunition for Naxals in Chattisgarh. Sheikh Anwar was arrested along with an alleged Naxal, and his wife was arrested earlier as well. According to police, Anwar works as a journalist in the Naxal region of Kota, and he along with another individual from Andhra Pradesh had "procured the rounds" from police and paramilitary forces in order to supply them to the Naxals. (IBNLive)

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