SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir

About two-dozen journalists demonstrated in Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday in protest against a recent assault by police on two reporters.

Holding signs against harassment and interference of journalists by police, the protesters gathered at the gate of the government information department, which houses the only facility where journalists can access the internet in the area.

The journalists had reportedly backed off from original plans to march inside the premises of the department upon the advice of an official inside.

City police chief Haseeb Mughal assured a delegation of the Kashmir Press Club that “strong

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