NL Interview: Umar Khalid on the recent attack on him

'I am pointing my finger at media anchors and channels that have gone on an overdrive to defame and demonise me.'

WrittenBy:NL Team
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Manisha Pande speaks to JNU student and activist Umar Khalid on the recent attempt on his life, the neverending JNU controversy and how a section of the media has spread misinformation about him.


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