Journalists Killed  |  India

Bhola Nath Masoom

Hind Samachar

January 31, 1993, in Rajpura, India

Masoom, a stringer for Hind Samachar and president of the Punjab and Chandigarh Journalist's Council, was shot by two suspected militants near his home in the town of Rajpura. He died the same day.


Medium: Print

Job: Print Reporter

Beats Covered: Business, Culture, Politics

Gender: Male

Local or Foreign: Local

Freelance: Yes

Type of Death: Murder

Suspected Source of Fire: Political Group

Impunity: Yes

Taken Captive: No

Tortured: No

Threatened: No


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