Bhubaneswar, December 28 (LocalWire) : The security staffs of a shopping mall allegedly beat up a woman journalist of a private web channel in Rasulgarh police station area in the city.
The woman journalist identified as Swati Jena was trying to do visual story on the unauthorized parking lot at the Esplanade mall when the women security staffs allegedly beat her up.
The camera journalist of the web channel also faced the wrath of the mall’s security personnel.
A FIR has been lodged in this connection. The matter is being investigated from the CCTV footage.
Those named in the complaint will be arrested shortly, police said.
The mall management refused to comment on the incident saying that the matter is under investigation.
The journalists’ fraternity condemned the incident and sought for the immediate arrest of the culprits.