[TRP scam] Former Mumbai Police Assistant Commissioner moves defamation suit against Arnab, Republic TV seeking Rs. 5 lakhs damages

The defamation suit also seeks to restrain Arnab Goswami and ARG Outlier (which owns Republic TV) from discussing details pertaining to the FIR filed with the Mumbai Police in the TRP scam.
Arnab Goswami, Mumbai Police
Arnab Goswami, Mumbai Police

Former Assistant Commissioner of Mumbai Police Iqbal Shaikh has filed a defamation suit against Arnab Goswami, Editor-in-Chief of Republic TV and its parent company ARG Outlier seeking Rs. 5 lakhs as damages. The suit has been filed contending that Republic TV has defamed the Mumbai Police while reporting about the TRP scam discovered by the Mumbai Police in which media channel is also alleged to be involved.

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