May 03 , 2024

World Press Freedom Day: 8 Journalists Who Were Murdered

By True Scoop

Gauri Lankesh: Shot dead outside her home in Bangalore, known for her outspoken criticism of right-wing Hindu extremism

Govind Pansare: Killed by unidentified gunmen in Maharashtra, targeted for his progressive views

Narendra Dabholkar: Killed by assailants in Pune, known for his campaign against superstition

Sai Reddy: Shot dead by gunmen in Chhattisgarh, targeted for his reporting on corruption

Sulabh Srivastava: Found dead with multiple stab wounds, suspected to be killed for investigative journalism

Chenna Kesavalu: Murdered in Andhra Pradesh, allegedly for his reports on illegal sand mining

Raman Kashyap: Killed in Bihar, targeted for his coverage of political corruption

KJ Singh: Found murdered in Punjab, believed to be targeted for his investigative journalism

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