Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead at his Bandra residence on June 14, 2020. Sandip Ssingh was one of the first ones amongst his close circle of friends and family to have reached the spot. Sandip has slapped a legal notice to the channel and a few others who levelled suspicion on him in latter's death case.
Republic TV is among the three channels being investigated for allegedly gaming ratings and using them to spread fake narratives and gain ad revenues, the Mumbai police said today. Two TV channel owners have been arrested and the directors and promoters of Republic TV are being investigated for ratings fraud.
Centre slammed the Congress for allegedly targeting the media and said trampling on media freedom will not be tolerated by the people of India. His reaction came after the Mumbai Police claimed to have arrested four persons in a TRP manipulation racket. TRP is a tool to judge which TV programmes are viewed the most and also indicates the viewers' choice and popularity of a particular channel.
Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam on Thursday said that the idea of fake Television Rating Points (TRP) is a deadly weapon to poison viewers like fake news. He added that this will discredit the whole electronic media. TRP is a tool to judge which TV programmes are viewed the most and also indicates the viewers' choice and popularity of a particular channel.