Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami and his wife has been been allegedly attacked by two unknown miscreants in the intervening night of 22nd and 23rd April.
The attack was a planned one in response to his explosive TV debate on Repulic TV at 10 PM every night. But his recent tirade against Congress leader Sonia Gandhi and the Maharashtra Government after Palghar lynching in which three people including two sadhus were killed by a mob. Taking exception to the issue, Arnab Goswami had announced his resignation from the Editors Guild of India. Dramatically he announced his resignation in the middle of his show saying: “I resign from the Editors Guild of India for its absolute compromise on editorial ethics, for being an organisation that is only operating in self-interest.”
On Wednesday late night, both Arnab and his wife were on the way back their Home when two motorcycle bike-borne persons allegedly attacked their car.
According to our sources, the attackers parked their bike in front of Arnab Goswami’s car in order to get him to stop the car and then attacked it. The miscreants threw black ink over the car and tried to escape.
A team of NM Joshi Marg Police Station in Mumbai have reached the spot and investigation is underway. However the police is believed to have picked up two suspects.