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Dhruv Sarin

Dhruv Sarin

Asked on 12 June, 2019

Who is the journalist beaten by railway cops in UP?

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The journalist was identified as Amit Sharma. He works as a stringer for TV channel News24.

Aanya Subramanium

Aanya Subramanium

Asked on 12 June, 2019

Why did cops beat Amit Sharma?

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Sharma was in Shamli to cover a train derailment story when cops started beating him.

Harini Chatterjee

Harini Chatterjee

Asked on 12 June, 2019

What did Amit Sharma say about the abuse?

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Amit Sharma said he was kicked, punched, and cops urinated in his mouth. He was also locked up and stripped.

Aaryan Das

Aaryan Das

Asked on 12 June, 2019

Has Amit Sharma been released?

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Yes. He was released after local journalists protested at the station.

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