Indian reporter sacked in flood outrage
- Published: 26 Jun 2013 at 23.49
- Online news:
An Indian television journalist who reported on deadly floods in the north of the country while perched on a survivor's shoulders has been sacked, the head of the channel told AFP on Wednesday.
A screen grab from the YouTube video that went viral and outraged many.
"What he did was very inhuman. You cannot ride on someone's back for a story. We terminated him on Tuesday," said Nishant Chaturvedi, channel head at News Express.
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