Category: ACT

Protection of Journalists and Media Professionals Act, 2021

The salient features of the revised Protection of Journalists and Media Professionals Bill, 2021 include the following: The Bill comprises of five Parts; Preliminary, Rights of Journalists and Media Professionals, Training and Insurance of Journalists, Investigation and Redress, and Miscellaneous. It also contains a Schedule. The Bill provides comprehensive definitions of “journalists” and “media professionals”.…