Media Trials in India. Is there a need to regulate the press?

About the Webinar

In India, trial by media has assumed significant proportions. Some famous criminal cases that would have gone unpunished but for the intervention of media are Priyadarshini Mattoo case, Jessica Lal case, Nitish Katara murder case and Bijal Joshi rape case.The media however drew criticism in the reporting of murder of Aarushi Talwar and currently in the ongoing matter pertaining to actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Join us in this latest episode of VUTV where we will hear from the youth what they feel about “Media Trials in India: Is there a need to regulate the press” on 11th September at 5.30 pm IST. In this discussion to be moderated by Ms. Kritika Padode, we will be joined by Ms. Sakina Liyakat, Ms. Ruth Rose Lalu, Mr. Manav Bansal & Mr. Hussain Ali Attarwala.

  • Kritika Padode

    Adovcate, Board Member, Vijaybhoomi University

  • Sakina Liyakat

    Indian Learners' Own Academy, Kuwait

  • Ruth Rose Lalu

    Indian Learners' Own Academy, Kuwait

  • Hussain Ali Attarwala

    Billabong High International School

  • Manav Bansal

    Don Bosco School, Siliguri

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