BJD MP Chandrani Murmu: Chandrani Murmu, the youngest MP of the country, has approached the Lok Sabha Speaker (Lok Sabha Spaeker) in the matter of his morphed (Obscene Video). Murmu has accused the channel OTV of broadcasting such videos. OTV is owned by Jagi Mangat Panda, wife of BJP national vice-president Baijayant Jai Panda . Jai Panda has once been one of the founding members of the Biju Janata Dal.
BJD MP Murmu has accused the channel’s reporter of broadcasting his morphed pictures and videos. A reporter of the channel has been arrested in this case. The channel says that it is being targeted for mismanagement of the state’s Patnaik government (Naveen Patnaik government) and showing the news of flood situation.
BJD Lok Sabha MP from Keonjhar, Chandrani Murmu has sent a notice to Speaker Om Birla proposing breach of privilege against OTV. He alleged that the channel has been airing several fake programs continuously since October 15. In the notice, Murmu has said that an OTV reporter and others have made a video of him molested, intended to discredit him and mentally Is of oppression.
On October 15, Odisha police arrested Ramesh Rath in this case. The channel says that this action was taken by the police after broadcasting the news of aerial survey of the flood situation by CM Naveen Patnaik. According to information under RTI, it was found that Patnaik’s air survey was just 19 minutes.
Jai Panda said in a tweet that the scam of crores of rupees given by the Center for Kovid-19 is happening in Odisha. When all this is exposed, the state government is targeting journalists.