IMPHAL, Aug 5: Former staff of IFP and presently attached to NE TV, N. Bishorjit was attacked by some unidentified gunmen late last night near his house at Kwakeithel on his way back to his home from his present office.
According to the victim, the incident occured while he was returning home after finishing his normal duties from his present office located at Keishamthong area around 11 pm when two gunmen coming in a car shot at him. However, he escaped unhurt.
He was reporedly returning home in a two wheeler last night when two unidentified gunmen fired at him twice at Airport road in Imphal but fortunately, the bullets missed him. The journo has no idea why he was attacked and by whom.
Meanwhile, an emergency meeting of editors and the leaders of All Manipur Working Journalist Union condemned the attack on N Bishorjit.