Press Freedom Under Severe Attack in Bastar

Written by Sabrangindia | Published on: November 9, 2018

A few days ago, the South Asia correspondent for The Dilplomat, Siddharthya Roy and senior journalist Kamal Shukla were detained for eight hours by the Chattisgarh police in Narayanpur, near Bastar. They were in the region to report from the adivasi hinterlands where the mainstream media rarely reaches. Listen to Siddharthya Roy talk about the harassment they faced.