Kendrapada: Tension prevailed in Kendrapada district headquarters town today over a scuffle between a woman reserve police constable and a journalist.
According to reports, the duo entered into an argument over wearing mask. The matter aggravated resulting in a scuffle. “While the woman constable was not wearing mask, the journalist clicked a picture and posted it on social media,” local sources reported.
Aggrieved over the incident, a group of journalists turned up at the Collector office where a meeting of local MLAs was underway. The group then turned up to the Superintendent of Police and voiced their grievance. Kendrapada SP, Sandeep Sampad Madkar met the journalists and promised an inquiry into the matter.