Members of the Kerala Union of Working Journalists (KUWJ), PCI and the Delhi Union of Journalists (DUJ) joined the protest.
What forced Vineetha Venu to post the long note on FB is the latest organised cyber bullying which, she alleged, was by CPM and its well-oiled social media team.
Earlier, the Press Council of India made a similar recommendation to the Centre and state governments after the number of journalists who died of Covid increased in the second wave.
Kerala: Woman journalist forced to change statement in AK Saseendran 'sleaze talk' matter, says Congress
In March 2017, Saseendran resigned as Transport Minister over an audio clip in which he is heard having a lewd phone conversation with the journalist.