Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani Arrested
Mumbai: Mumbai Police has arrested Republic TV CEO Vikas Khanchandani in the alleged TRP manipulation case. Recently, Republic TV Network has alleged that its Assistant Vice President (Distribution) Ghanshyam Singh, who was released on bail by a city court on December 5 in the TRP controversy case, was “tortured and assaulted” during interrogation by Mumbai police.
An interim application has been filed by Republic Media Network before Bombay High Court stating that Singh was lashed with “chakki belt” while he was in the custody of Mumbai Police. He was arrested on November 10 in connection with the alleged Television Rating Point (TRP) scam.
The interim application says that police force was saying in Marathi “inko maaro maro maro”.