The alliance on Wednesday had decided to stay away from anchors who are seen closer to the ruling BJP.
Vimal Kumar Yadav (35), who worked for a Hindi daily, was killed at his residence in Premnagar village.
Dorsey quit his Twitter CEO role in 2021 and the social media platform was purchased by billionaire Elon Musk in 2022
With that, India would be without a media presence in the world's second-largest economy.
In the past 9 years, the country's ranking has slipped by 21 ranks from 140 in 2014. India's neighbours like Afghanistan (152), Pakistan (150) and Sri Lanka (135) showed a better ranking in comparison.
The newspaper denied the allegations and demanded the immediate release of 'trusted and dedicated reporter' Evan Gershkovich.
The Indian mission thanked the law enforcement agencies for their prompt response in the matter.
Barbara was a true legend, a pioneer not just for women in journalism but for journalism itself, Robert Iger, chief executive of ABC's corporate parent, The Walt Disney Co., said in a statement.
The incident happened near Palamoodu along the Paravur-Chathannoor Road around 4.30pm on Thursday.
All the suspended reporters have in recent months written about Twitter's owner, billionaire Elon Musk, and changes at the platform since he bought it.