Media persons stage walkout to protest deputy speaker's directive

It enraged the media persons and staged a walkout from the House.

Syed Rizwan Geelani
Jammu, Publish Date: Jan 16 2018 4:41PM | Updated Date: Jan 16 2018 4:41PM
Media persons stage walkout to protest deputy speaker's directivePhoto: Greater Kashmir

The media persons covering the Assembly proceedings on Tuesday staged a walkout against the diktat of deputy speaker Nazir Ahmad Gurezi who directed them not to report what Er Rasheed said in his speech on Budget 2018-19.

It enraged the media persons and staged a walkout from the House.

Earlier, during the question hour, Gurezi had asked the media persons not to cover any incident unless they don’t get his approval for its report.