MUMBAI/RAIGAD: Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami, on Wednesday, alleged that he was crushed up by the police after his arrest for allegedly abetting the suicide of 1 Anvay Naik, an inside designer, within the yr 2018.
“I’ve been crushed by the police,” Goswami informed ANI whereas he was dropped at Alibaug Police station in Raigad district in a police car. Nonetheless, Maharashtra Residence Minister Anil Deshmukh stated that the police will work as per the legislation. “Nobody is above the legislation. Maharashtra Police will work as per the legislation,” he stated when requested about Goswami’s arrest.
— ANI (@ANI) November 4, 2020
The journalist has been arrested within the demise case of inside designer Anvay Naik, who allegedly died by suicide in Alibaug in Might 2018. A suicide notice purportedly written by Naik alleged that Goswami had not paid him his dues. Later, Goswami was additionally named within the FIR of Naik’s demise case.
A closure report was filed within the case in 2019, however the case was re-opened after Naik’s spouse, Akshata, approached the courtroom. In September this yr, Residence Minister Anil Deshmukh had ordered re-investigation within the case after a recent criticism by Naik’s daughter Adnya Naik.
Adnya Naik had complained to me that #AlibaugPolice had not investigated non-payment of dues from #ArnabGoswami‘s @republic which drove her entrepreneur father & grandmom to suicide in Might 2018. I’ve ordered a CID re-investigation of the case.#MaharashtraGovernmentCares
— ANIL DESHMUKH (@AnilDeshmukhNCP) Might 26, 2020
“Adnya Naik had complained to me that #AlibaugPolice had not investigated non-payment of dues from #ArnabGoswami’s Republic which drove her entrepreneur father & grandmom to suicide in Might 2018. I’ve ordered a CID re-investigation of the case,” Deshmukh had tweeted.