TRP scam: Hansa Research moves Bombay HC, claims harassment by Crime Branch to make false statements against Republic TV

The petition also calls for the High Court to direct the transfer of the TRP scam probe from the Mumbai Police Crime Branch to the CBI.
TRP scam: Hansa Research moves Bombay HC, claims harassment by Crime Branch to make false statements against Republic TV
TRP Scam, Hansa Research Group and Republic TV

Hansa Research Group has moved the Bombay High Court seeking transfer of the probe into the TRP scam from the Mumbai Police Crime Branch to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) citing harassment faced by its employees to make false statements to suit the designs of the Crime Branch.

In particular, Hansa has alleged that the Police have been adopting pressure tactics to coerce Hansa's employees to issue a statement that a document flashed as Hansa Report by Republic TV is a fake one. The report had been cited by Republic TV to claim that they are innocent in the TRP scam.

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