Media in India continues to be vibrant, enjoying the freedom as guaranteed: Venkaiah Naidu
 Source : News Bharati English  Date : 10-Jun-2017

Chennai, June 10: Inaugurating an exhibition “Saath Hai, Vishwaas Hai, Ho Raha, Vikaas Hai” exhibition, Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Venkaiah Naidu said that the media in India continues to be vibrant, enjoying the freedom as guaranteed.

“Saath Hai, Vishwaas Hai, Ho Raha, Vikaas Hai” exhibition kicked off in Chennai, Minister Naidu said that there is no threat to the freedom of Press. When asked about the beef controversy, Venkaiah Naidu said eating habits are personal and the Centre’s restrictions are not on eating beef. He said the recent move was only to regulate the cattle trade and their transportation. He pointed out that he himself is a non-vegetarian.

Minister Venkaiah Naidu blamed the Congress of politicizing the farmers issue in Madhya Pradesh. He criticized the recent visit of the Congress Vice President to the state as a photo opportunity.