Zee media journalist dies after falling off fifth floor in Faridabad

0

A female journalist working with the ZEE Media owned DNA website died in a mysterious circumstances after falling off the fifth floor of a building in Faridabad, near Delhi.

12809617_1137452782953844_2164052471455772233_n

Police have described the death as suicide, but her friends said she was too ‘gutsy person’ to take such step.

Also Read:  Panama papers being investigated, but India won't follow Pakistan's example: Arun Jaitley

Quoting police sources PTI reported that the victim Pooja Tiwari and her friend Anuj Mishra, were recently booked for allegedly extorting Rs 2 lakh from a hospital owner.

She had also been reportedly suspended from her job.

Also Read:  Victory of corruption-free rule, Modi's pro-poor policies:Shah

Pooja’s death has left her former colleagues and family devastated.

One colleague said that the journalist was working on an investigative piece involving medical malpractices. A doctor had filed an FIR alleging extortion.

Also Read:  Did Subramanian Swamy call Arun Jaitley a waiter?

The body has been sent for post-mortem, police said, adding that the case was being probed.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here