Thrashing of journalist: Accused arrested, says Police

SRINAGAR — Senior Journalist Irfan Quraishi, working in a national TV channel, who was assaulted by goons at Rajbagh area here while police has arrested five persons involved in the act and a chargesheet in this regard would likely be filed before the court on Friday.

Reports said that a senior journalist was attacked by some goons near at Rajbagh area a few days back.

The journalist later approached the concerned police station and filed a complaint there following which a case under FIR number 64/2022 was registered at Rajbagh Police Station.

A police official when contacted said that a case has already been registered while the accused persons have been arrested. “The chargesheet in the case would be filed tomorrow,” he said. — (KNO)