I have a sex CD of a Chhattisgarh Minister
He is Rajesh Munat and that is why the Chhattisgarh government is not happy with me,” quotes Sr Journalist Vinod Verma who was arrested for extortion, blackmailing states PWD Minister Rajesh Munat.
Vinod Verma A freelance journalist and Digital Editor at Amar Ujala have also worked with the BBC was part of “fact finding team” of Editors guild at Chhattisgarh to examine cases of intimidation of journalists mission.
Rajesh Munat however claims the content in CD is fake and day after journalist Verma’s arrest Munat registered a case against State’s congress party Chief Bhupesh Baghel who claims to have seen CD purportedly featuring the minister and quoted “This is an attack on democracy and we condemn this. They are targeting a journalist to protect their minister” on arrest of journalist,
Rajesh Munat and Chhatisgarh government claims that Mr.Verma is colliding with congress party against BJP government, they have also seized hundreds of CDs, a laptop and a pen drive from Mr Verma’s home, claims “intended” to distribute objectionable CDs, refusing to disclose the contents to the media.
Many journalist have raised their concerns about how chhatisgarh government execrates media, also claims Raman Singh’s government have targeted journalists over the years and editors guild have sent a team to investigate these claims, Sr. Journalist Vinod Verma part of that team is now under arrest, Section 67 (A) Information Technology (IT) Act for possessing pornographic material.