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    TV Journalist Attacked, Receives Death Threat In Assam’s Hojai

    The TV journalist was on his way back home after covering a news item when a group of 15 men attacked him

    A journalist of a regional channel came under attack by assailants in the night of September 4th, 2019.

    As per reports, the TV journalist named Biju Gaokhowa was on his way home after covering a news report on illegal sale of liquor in the district when a group of 15 men in an inebriated state attacked him and left from the spot.

    An FIR was subsequently lodged by the victim with the local police against Amarjeet Singh and  Raju Rajak for their alleged involvement in the ambush.

    “After covering a news report i stopped at a hotel to have dinner when a group of around 15 men came out of nowhere and attacked me. This is not the first incident where i have come under attack. I have also received death threats before. I am suffering from security threat,” said Biju Gaokhowa.

    The police have started an investigation into the matter.

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