Source: The Sangai Express
Imphal, December 01 2016:
The Editors' Guild Manipur has strongly condemned the act of burning newspapers by counter blockade supporters at Khumbong on December 1 morning.
The newspapers were meant for Jiribam and Tamenglong.
In a statement, EGM appealed to all not to target media products/newspapers and media persons in the course of any agitation and urged all to give strict instructions to their volunteers not to target newspapers and media persons.
The All Manipur Working Journalists' Union has also strongly condemned the act of targeting newspapers during the counter blockade at Khumbong.