Former maoist, the one who was shot dead by police , Gangster Nayeemuddin’s links with media and journalists are creating ripples in media.
According to media sources ,Nayeem dairy reveals that, He has connections with top politicians, cops and press and he was in regular touch with IPS officials. As many as 69 journalists, including 16 seniors in both the Telugu states, figured in the list. Those who received gifts include as Naveen (TV5 reporter), Sudhakar (T News reporter) and Vijay (Express TV reporter), all from Nalgonda district.
Nayeem allegedly funded a TV channel with the help of a Miryalaguda-based journalist. Nayeem had given Rs 20 crore to a senior journalist from Nalgonda to launch a news channel. A media baron settled a land dispute with the help of Nayeem and in return, the land owner paid Rs 10 crore to this channel owner.
Meanwhile, some news channels are showing doors to their contract employees whose names figured in Nayeem list.