The Editor-in-Chief of Republic TV Arnab Goswami has been arrested by the Mumbai Police. He is alleged to have abetted a 53-year-old interior designer for suicide. Let us know that in 2018, interior designer Anvay Naik committed suicide in his house in Alibaug.
Arrested under Section 306 of IPC
Arnab has been arrested under Section 306 of IPC. Section 306 is intended to incite a person to commit suicide. If proved to be a crime, that person can also be imprisoned for 10 years or fined.
Please tell that on Wednesday morning, Mumbai police reached Arnab’s house and arrested him. Arnab has alleged that the police also tried to beat him. Arnab Goswami has also alleged that the police has also misbehaved with his mother-in-law, his wife and son. A video was also shown on Arnab’s Channel Republic in which the police are seen in his house. A video is shown on Republic TV, in which the police are seen carrying Arnab.
After Arnab’s arrest, BJP leaders reacted,
comparing it to emergency, calling it a threat to ‘freedom of the press’. Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut has also attacked the Mumbai Police and Maharashtra Government.