A woman journalist of a popular media channel, was abused by an event manager, at the Power Boat racing event, at Bhavanipuram in Vijayawada. She had been there to cover the event. When she asked for permission, the event manager hurled abuses at her and insulted her with harsh words. She lodged a complaint with the Bhavanipuram police. The Circle Inspector (CI) who registered the case, assured that he would bring the culprit to book. A number of women organisation members backed the journalist.