Whatsapp chat leak between Arnab Goswami and former BARC CEO – Press Review


According to the newspaper Indian Express, the Mumbai Police had filed a supplementary charge sheet in the TRP scam case on January 11, which involved the alleged WhatsApp chat between Arnab Goswami and Partho Dasgupta, based on 200 pages.

Arnab Goswami is the editor-in-chief and owner of Republic TV, while Partho Dasgupta is the former head of BARC. Partho and two other people are currently arrested in the TRP scam case.

In the conversation, Goswami assures Dasgupta’s help through political leadership, including the Prime Minister’s Office, and even says, “All ministers are with us.”

Police has filed a supplementary charge sheet against three people, including Partho. Earlier, on 25 November, the police filed a charge sheet. Dasgupta’s lawyer Arjun Singh Thakur has leaked private conversations of two people for their own interests.

Arnab’s lawyer has refused to speak in this case. In the meantime, former Information and Broadcasting Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore is also mentioned, but he too has refused to give any response in this matter. No response from the Prime Minister’s office has been received so far.