The articles published by The Wire and The News Minute stated that the media outlet The Quint has undertaken cost-cutting measures.
Quint in an email to its employees said that under the prevailing circumstances, their incomes will be under critical strain for at least three to four months. The follow-up email read that those making below Rs 65,000, who have been put on leave without pay, will receive their salaries till 30 April 2020.
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