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India ranks 142nd in World Press Freedom Index 2020


India ranks 142nd in World Press Freedom Index 2020


On April 22, 2020, the Global Press freedom Index was launched

India ranked 142nd in the index and had dropped two places.

According to the index, Pakistan ranked 145 dropping three places. Bangladesh ranked 151. Norway ranked first, North Korea was at 180th and China ranked 177th.

"World Press Freedom Index 2020’ stated as there were no murders of journalists in India in 2019 as compared to 6 in 2018, it showed that the security system in India seemed to have improved.



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