Chairman of Telangana Media Academy Allam Narayana demanded the state government extend the Insurance facility to the journalists’ fraternity besides providing them with Personal Protection Equipment Kits.
He made this demand in a media note issued here today while advising the mediamen to maintain social distance during reporting from the field. He also urged managements to provide all necessary prerequisites for the protection of journalists working with them.
Referring to the Mumbai journalists who were tested positive, Allam Narayana urged the journalists in Telangana to be extra cautious and made the following suggestions:
- Use facial masks always without fail.
- Maintain social distance during reporting.
- Ensure do not join in the crowd.
- Keep always sanitizer with you and not to forget washing hands