Topic: Kashmiri Journalist
Sajad Gul, a journalist with The Kashmir Walla has been arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir police days after he posted a video of family members and relatives raising anti-India slogans after the killing of their kin, a militant, in a gunfight in Srinagar.
A photojournalist from Kashmir valley, Manan Gulzar Dar, was one of eight persons arrested under draconian UAPA by the National Investigation Agency in a militant conspiracy case.
Two Kashmiri journalists from Anantnag, South Kashmir, have been sent to district jail on Thursday under section 107 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC)— pre-emptive detention of a person based on suspicion. The detention comes as tensions escalate in the valley following the civilian killings.