IMPHAL Nov 13: All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union held a general body meeting at Manipur Press Club today. The meeting chaired by AMWJU president A Mobi and ex president W Shyamjai deliberated the press issue of the MDF (T) among others. It arrived to the conclusion that the media will print the statement of the MDF(T) after verification of the outfits strength and structure.
It also appealed to the KCP(MC) Chinkheinganba group that the outfits press statement has been edited as per guidelines of the PCI and orders made by the state Home Department and to bear with it.
Members of AMWJU and editors in a joint meeting held today evening jointly condemned the treat meted to the media by alleged cadres of KCP-MC (Chingkheinganba group). The meeting decried the outfit intimidation over the phone to the media to print their releases which are not in accordance with the journalistic norms. It resolved that the outfit should apologize to the media failing which other handouts by the outfit will not be entertained.