Jammu journalists condemn Mumbai gang-rape

Last Updated: Sat, Aug 24, 2013 07:50 hrs

Jammu, Aug 24 (IANS) Local journalists Saturday carried out a peaceful protest in the state's winter capital Jammu against the rape of a fellow-journalist in Mumbai.

Local journalists of both the electronic and the print media held a meeting at Jammu Press Club Saturday morning to condemn the rape of the fellow photojournalist by five men in an abandoned mill compound in central Mumbai.

Members of the fraternity also staged a peaceful protest against the crime, carrying placards. The journalists demanded stringent punishment to those involved in the brutal act.

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