Senior Journalist Nikhil Wagle’s Car Attacked by BJP Workers in Pune

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In a concerning incident, the car of veteran journalist Nikhil Wagle, known for his four decades of impartial journalism, was attacked by BJP workers in Pune. 

The assault took place at Khandoji Baba Chowk in the Deccan area while Wagle’s car was en route to a scheduled meeting at Rashtra Seva Dal near Dandekar Bridge. Despite police security, BJP activists targeted Wagle’s car with stones, raising questions about law enforcement performance.

The attack occurred amid opposition from the BJP, warning of potential disruptions to law and order if Wagle’s meeting proceeded. Wagle, determined to hold the meeting, faced strong opposition. 

Even after the attack, Wagle managed to reach the meeting venue, where he was welcomed by activists.