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TRP scam: Arnab Goswami named accused in chargesheet


Mumbai, June 22

The Mumbai Police have named senior television journalist Arnab Goswami and some employees of two Republic group channels as accused in the alleged TRP (television rating points) rigging scam in the second chargesheet filed in a court here today.

The 1,912-page chargesheet was submitted in a magistrate’s court by the police’s crime intelligence unit probing the case.

Besides Goswami, Editor-in-Chief of Republic TV, and ARG Outlier Media that runs Republic TV channels, the police has named five other accused, including some employees of Maha Movie channel, Republic News and Republic Bharat in the fresh chargesheet. The first chargesheet had named ex-BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta and Republic TV CEO Vikash Khanchandani. — PTI

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