New Delhi – The Editors Guild of India has come forward to speak in the favour of Mohammad Zubair, the co-editor of Alt News, who got arrested for insulting Hindu Deities.
The Editors Guild of India condemns the arrest of Muhammad Zubair, co-founder of the fact checking site AltNews, by the Delhi Police on June 27, for a tweet from 2018. EGI demands that the Delhi Police should immediately release Muhammad Zubair. pic.twitter.com/q9uYqFxaPA
— Editors Guild of India (@IndEditorsGuild) June 28, 2022
They have said in a published report that the action on the tweet from 2018 has been taken in 2022. The Delhi Police should immediately release Zubair.