National Conference on Tuesday condemned slapping of Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) against woman photojournalist Masrat Zahra and demanded the police should withdraw the charges against her.
"#Journalismisnotacrime. Governments should stop treating itlike one," the party said. Invoking #UAPA against Kashmiri photo journalist#MasratZahra is uncalled for, condemnable."
"A free press makes countries stronger & better," theparty said. "The FIR against her must be revoked."