Sudhir Chaudhary, the head of Zee News, has reportedly received a threatening call from a Pakistani number. In a clip that has gone viral on social media, the veteran anchor is heard as saying that the caller warned him to stop exposing the designs of Islamic jihadists.
As per the channel, Chaudhary received a WhatsApp call from a Pakistani number and was told to stop his programmes against Jihadi elements in India or else face grave consequences.During a recent episode of his prime-time TV show, Chaudhary even played the audio recording of the threatening call.
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He also received hate messages from other Pakistani telephone numbers, he revealed on the show.
A statement by the channel further said that the caller had refused to divulge his identity. Chaudhary has filed complaints with the Delhi Police in connection with the matter.