A woman journalist was allegedly assaulted by Bharatiya Janata Party workers in Thiruvananthapuram. The incident took place today while she was covering statewide protests against entry of two women devotees, in their forties, into Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala.
The victim has been identified as Kairali TV camerawoman Shajila Ali Fathima. A photo of her in tears while holding the camera is making rounds on internet.
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