Chhattisgarh Journalist Booked Over Abusive” Video Clip

A case has been lodged against a journalist in Chhattisgarhs Surguja district for allegedly using abusive and derogatory language in a video clip related to an anti-encroachment drive undertaken by the local civic body and circulating it on social media, police said on Thursday. Refuting the charges, the journalist, Manish Soni, claimed he was being falsely implicated in the case as someone else had edited his news clip and made it viral.