Thereafter, he clicked a picture of the same and posted it on social media.
Woman constable Pinu Nayak got infuriated by the incident and thrashed the journalist on the spot by pulling his shirt collar. She has also allegedly abused him verbally.
Meanwhile, other senior police officers intervened and tried to control the situation. However, she did not listen to them.
The incident has been strongly criticized and the suspension of the woman constable has been demanded.