Kerala Policeman Unzips Fly to Intimidate Journalist

The Logical Indian

July 24th, 2015 / 3:00 PM

Photo Courtesy: Mathrubhumi Tv

Originally published at TheNewsMinute

A sub-inspector unzipped his fly in an obscene gesture to a journalist.

A local police station in Punaloor, Kerala is facing a lot of heat after an expose by a local cable channel, later picked up by media houses like Mathrubhumi that showed the attitude of police officers towards journalist who criticize them.

Mohammed Rafi, a journalist who works for a local cable news network has alleged that he was harassed for reporting an incident in which sub-inspectors Shivaprasad and Vimod attacked a person involved in an accident.

According to Rafi, he took visuals of the officers beating up and partially stripping a man after a road accident. The next day, on July 11, the police officers asker Rafi to handover the footage to them.

They allegedly abused and harassed him and it was then that the sub-inspector made the obscene gesture, which was also caught on camera.

Mathrubhumi reported that when Rafi refused to handover the footage, a case was filed against him.
– See more at TheNewsMinute


Contributors

Edited by :

Share your thoughts..

Related Stories

Fact-Check: Photos Claiming Dalits Beat To Death A Jodhpur Policeman Are Fake

Verizon

Verizon Data Services Sacks 1200 Staff Across India, Employee Alleges Bouncers Used To Intimidate Them Into Forceful Resignation

Delhi: Traffic Policeman Continues To Do His Duty Even Under Heavy Rain, Wins Hearts All Over

UP: Youth Arrested By Police For Changing His Facebook Profile Picture To A Martyred Policeman

Policeman Jumped Into Sewer

Without A Second Thought, This Policeman Jumped Into A Sewer Of Chemical Waste To Save A Child

Indian Sprinter Dutee Chand Travels To Rio In Economy Class While Officials Fly Business Class

Latest on The Logical Indian

News

MP: To Televise PM Modi’s Live Speech, 450 Cows Forced Out Of Cowshed, 8 Starved To Death

Environment

Thousands Of Dead Fishes Wash Ashore Mumbai’s Beaches After Ganesha Visarjan

News

11 Lions Die In 8 Days In Gir Forest, Officials Say Deaths Due To Infighting And Not Foul Play

Health

Doctors Must Write Prescriptions In Capital Letters: Jharkhand Govt Issues Notification

News

Disclose Names Of IIT JEE Qualifying Candidates: IIT-G Students Demand In A PIL Against ‘Super 30’ Founder Anand Kumar

News

HC Gives BBMP Time Till 24th September To Fill Up 2,172 Potholes In Bengaluru

x

Stories that deserve attention, delivered to your inbox!

Handpicked, newsworthy stories which deserve the attention of a rational generation.