Kandahar: Reuters Photo Journalist Danish Siddiqui killed in Spin Boldak clashes

Indian journalist working for Reuters as a photojournalist Danish Siddiqui, who has been reporting from Afghanistan the past few days is killed in Spin Boldak district, Kandahar. According to the report, on the 13th of July, Siddiqui had tweeted how he had narrowly escaped disaster after the Humvee he was travelling in was attacked by Taliban forces. He was travelling with Afghan forces, with whom he was attached the past few days. Also, Siddiqui was at the centre of the controversy during the peak of the second wave of Covid-19 in India when insensitive photographs of funeral pyres were splashed across the media and he was criticized for being insensitive for capturing the real incidents occurring during a covid pandemic. Watch the video to know more!

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