KPC condemns registration of case against Gowhar Geelani, seeks its withdrawal
Srinagar: The Kashmir Press Club (KPC) has expressed grave concern over the series of FIRs that have been filed against journalists in the Valley.
In the latest instance, one case has been registered against journalist and author Gowhar Geelani. His is the third such FIR in a row in last few days, a statement issued by KPC said, adding, KPC stands in solidarity with all the members of the fraternity.
“While condemning and again seeking withdrawal of the FIR’s against Peerzada Ashiq, Masrat Zahra, we urge the authorities must withdraw the case against Gowhar Geelani as well,” the statement said.