NAGPUR AND PUNE ZONE IS BRIBING TO MEDIA VIA DISCOUNT RAILWAY TRAVEL
Nagpur: Accredited Media reporters are getting railway ID cards for 75 percent discount in railway ticket for all class . Many reporters are using this ID cards for personal visit as facilities provide by zonal railway. In response media avoid negative news of railway. As the ID cards are provided to large media group reporters and large group has representative in each district so why one reporter will travel in railway for official visit?
This cards are used for 25 percent fare for personal unlimited visit. When RTI is filed to get information of list of media reporters registered at Nagpur zone SECR then railway informed that 128 reporters are registered and deny to give details as third party information. There is huge chance that many may have left the companies but getting facilities as independent reporter and officers are bribing them to stop negative news. If this list will be shared then corruption will get exposed. By this way reporters are bribed by railway officials to suppress the irregularities. So top media's are getting benefit for friendship .