Thiruvananthapuram:  Police have arrested a Senior News Editor of Mathrubhumi News after a colleague accused him of harassing her sexually.

The News Editor, who was arrested from Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday night, has been placed under suspension pending inquiry, by the company.

The woman has approached the police directly to file the complaint and has not submitted the complaint to the company management or the women's complaint committee of the company.

The Management of Mathrubhumi News informed that it will give full protection to the complainant.