Make law to protect journalists, Hazare tells PM

Make law to protect journalists, Hazare tells PM

"Such deadly attacks on journalists are not a good sign for democracy. This is an attack on democracy and a tough law needs to be implemented by the central government to check any such instances involving journalists in the future," Hazare told a news channel.
"Therefore, I have written a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh regarding the same issue," he added.

Jyotirmoy Dey, editor (special investigations) at Mid Day, was shot dead June 11 by four unidentified motorcycle-borne assailants near his residence Saturday afternoon, sending shockwaves through the city's media circles.

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