FIR against Sudhir Chaudhary

Sudhir Chaudhary the channel’s editor-in-chief of Zee News wrote a Facebook post, in which he claimed that along with him and the channel, a 25-year-old reporter Pooja Mehta and cameraperson Tanmay Mukherjee have also been booked. He said the FIR has been filed under non-bailable sections.

Just to inform all of you Mamta Banerjee Govt has filed an FIR against me and ZeeNews reporter Pooja Mehta and…

Posted by Sudhir Chaudhary on Monday, December 26, 2016

FIR has been filed against a Zee News reporter for covering the Dhulagarh riots. It’s not clear yet what prompted the Bengal government to book them.


What is Dhulagarh riots ?



There has been no comment so far from Mamata or any official from the West Bengal police till this report was filed. Chaudhary  tweeted today saying not a single journalist asked her about Dhulagarh riots . So don’t keep high hopes from media.