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Photo Credit: Courtesy Thangjam Family


News Organization: PRIME NEWS

Died: 2012

Location: INDIA

Thangjam, a cameraman for Prime News satellite channel, was shot by police in Imphal while covering a protest about the sexual assault of a local actress. Police said Thangjam was shot by accident while they tried to disperse the crowd.