Working with Akbar became scary for journalists, too soon
A report in IE mentioned journalists, who worked with Akbar in various capacities. The female journalists, all ambitious and young, looked up to him, considered one of the 'typewriter guerrillas' in 1980s.
But association with him was scary.
Journalist Priya Ramani was the first one to call out Akbar for his advances. On Twitter, she recalled his encounter with him in a hotel room.