Having taken over as Chhattisgarh Chief Minister only recently, Bhupesh Baghel is on a spree to complete as many as promises as mentioned in the Congress manifesto.
The latest of the promise that he has ordered work on is the law to protect journalists from number of threats.
It was informed that CM Baghel has directed the officials
to begin consultations in this regard with stakeholders such as journalists, human rights activists and legal experts as well.
He has also asked the officials to study similar laws as have been implemented in other states.
It need be mentioned that Congress had acknowledged that security and protection of journalists from different threats will remain a priority for the government should Congress makes it to power.>