Imphal, Mar 22 : All press meet or public gathering at the Manipur Press Club has been banned as a precautionary measure to check spread of Corona. All journalists have been advised against participating in a press meet called by any individual/organisation.
The decisions were taken by the The All Manipur Working Journalists' Union (AMWJU) and The Editors' Guild Manipur (EGM) in an emergency meeting held today at Manipur Press Club. All the organisations and individuals wishing to hold conferences were asked to self record statements and send it by mail/ WhatsApp.
All journalists were advised against participating in any media tour. Government was also requested to provide a list of panel members authorised to speak in connection of the COVID-19 .(UNI)