TV9 and ABN Journalists attacked Again

Posted : September 10, 2014 at 12:51 pm IST by ManaTeluguMovies


The Telangana government attack on journalists continued for another day with the police lathi charging lady journalists at the CM’s camp office in Begumpet.

The journalists forums and women journalists have been demanding the withdrawal of the allegedly government prompted ban by the MSPO’s on the two Telugu channels – TV9 and ABN- Andhra jyoti for their wrong reporting on the happenings in the Telangana assembly in June last. Even the TV9 editor Ravi Prakash was arrested and bailed out last month.

Journalists groups also held demonstrations and also displayed play cards and at the CM’s meetings in Warangal on the ocassion of the Kaloji Narayan Rao anniversary celebrations. Police arrested journalists who stopped KCR at Warangal.

Telengana CM has lashed out at the Channels -TV9 and AB for their pro -Seemandhra stance and declared that such journalist houses which had no respect or the Telangana sentiments have no place in the state. ‘All the TRS MLAs have endorsed a resolution for action against those channels, which is now pending with the Speaker’ KCR said at Warangal.

However the K T Rama Rao, the Telagnana IT minister and son of KCR has washed off the hands of the government in the entire affair contending that the government had no role in the ban on news Channels.