Journalists Killed in 2000 - Motive Unconfirmed: Adhir Rai
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 2001|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 2000 - Motive Unconfirmed: Adhir Rai, January 2001, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e64955223.html [accessed 3 May 2016]|
March 18, 2000, in Deoghar, Jharkand, India
Rai, a freelance journalist, was murdered while on assignment, according to a brief report published in the English-language newspaper The Hin du. In addition to serving as the president of the Deoghar Working Journalists Union, Rai was also a lecturer at a local college, according to the paper.