Baramulla: Journalist associations of Baramulla on Friday condemned the attack on media men in Pattan and demanded the arrest of culprits.
The associations which have condemned the attack on media men include Baramulla working journalist association, Media association Pattan.
Reports said that some miscreants attacked and thrashed media men in Pattan when they were covering a protest. “There is some dispute between the two groups of people over electricity and one group staged a protest near Baramulla Srinagar highway. When a group of media persons reached there to cover the protest, some miscreants attacked and thrashed these media men and damaged their equipment and vehicles,” Journalists said.
Talking to Kashmir Reader President Media Association Pattan Rahi Nisar appealed authorities to take strict action against the miscreants.
He threatened to boycott the government functions if action is not taken against the accused.