Anjaneyalu demanded that the state government work hard to provide an insurance cover of Rs 50 lakh to those who died with Covid,19 ,Recognized as Corona Warriors * Ambati at Journalist Parthasarathy mourning meeting *
IJU vice-president Ambati Anjaneyulu said working journalists in the two Telugu states should be treated as corona warriors. Under the auspices of APUWJ Vijayawada Urban
Parthasarathy, a journalist from CVR channel, he addressed the mourning function at Vijayawada Press Club on Thursday as the chief guest.
The family of Tirupati video journalist Parthasarathy, who died with Corona, he demanded Rs 50 lakh ex-gratia from the Government. He said doctors, medical, sanitation and police personnel, along with the government authority, were playing a key role.
In the same way, journalists working in the media are also playing their part. He lamented the government’s neglect of socially responsible journalists. The Jagan government is implementing welfare schemes for most of the people in the state. He said he was hopeful that the CM would work for the welfare of journalists but it was unfortunate that there was no response from him. Still recognizing the services of journalists,.
Anjaneyalu demanded that the state government work hard to provide an insurance cover of Rs 50 lakh to those who died with Covid, as well as take steps to provide the same to every journalist at the rate of Rs 25,000 per month. APUWJ Vijayawada Urban President Chava Ravi presided over the meeting.
Urban Secretary Konda Rajeshwara Rao, Press Club President and Secretaries Nimmaraju Chalapathirao, R Vasant, Saamna General Secretary CH Ramanareddy,
APUWJ Council Member Daram Venkateswara Rao,
Photo Journalists Association president Sambashivarao, treasurer Ramana and others were present.