Chandigarh, May 11 -- Congress candidate from Anandpur Sahib Manish Tewari has landed in a controversy over his reported remarks about media. In a video, Tewari reportedly said that he had remained an I& B minister and knew for how much money the conscience of electronic media and newspapers was sold.This led to strong reaction from the media fraternity. Later on, Tewari clarified the matter on his Twitter account and offered his regret. Tewari tweeted, "A statement being attributed to me about the media is being taken out of context.I have the highest respect for the Indian media."

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