Jyotirmoy Dey reportedly sustained five bullet wounds. Mr Dey was the senior journalist and Investigations Editor. The daily sources said that Mr Dey recently had received life-threats from mafia.
Mumbai: Mid Day crime reporter shot at, hospitalised
A shocking news shattered the media world when a journalist has been shot at by unidentified assailants in Mumbai on Saturday, Jun 11.
The journalist, who has been identified as Jyotirmoy Dey, used to work as a crime reporter for the daily Mid-Day. Mr Dey has been hospitalised and doctors informed that he (Dey) was critically injured.
Mr Dey used to cover underworld and crime stories for the newspaper. Eye-witnesses said that two people attacked the journalist while he (Dey) was entering his residence at Powai in Mumbai.