Chief Minister Prof (Dr) Manik Saha yesterday directed an inquiry into allegations of harassment of journalists in Agartala.
When the matter came to the notice of the Chief Minister, he directed the administration to immediately investigate the allegation.
A video journalist in Tripura has been arrested by the police in Agartala.
The video journalist named Nitai Dey was arrested by the Tripura police on Tuesday evening.
Journalists also staged a protest outside the headquarters of Tripura police against the arrest of the video journalist.