Dixit, whose stories have been published in The New York Times, Al-Jazeera, Caravan and The Wire, is known for her ground-breaking investigative stories concerning female trafficking in Assam and gender-based violence against minority women during the Muzaffarnagar riots. She is a CPJ International Press Freedom Awardee of 2019.
• Immediately register an FIR;
• Conduct a thorough investigation into Ms Dixit’s complaint and
• Move swiftly to book the culprits
In a recently released statement, the Indian Women’s Press Corps (IWPC) notes with deep concern the harassment and threats that award-winning Delhi journalist Neha Dixit has been facing since September 2020.