New Delhi,Jan 21(Agencies): The News Broadcasters Association on Friday condemned the attack on crew members of an English channel in Banda district of Uttar Pradesh.

The association claimed that crew members of the channel were roughed up by a group allegedly supporters of a BSP MLA accused of raping his minor maid.

"The NBA voices concern on the growing violence against journalists and media organisations,intolerance and resentment against the media," it said in a statement here.
The association urged Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati to immediately take action to book the culprits.