Arnab Goswami sent in judicial custody till November 18; Political blame game over arrest

Republic TV promoter Arnab Goswami has been arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide of 53-year-old interior designer Anvay Naik and his mother in 2018 and has remanded to judicial custody till November 18 by a court in Alibaug. Arnab Goswami has denied all the allegations, the Mumbai police have pointed out that the arrest cannot be linked to a crackdown on free speech because the case is of abetment of suicide and has nothing to do with Arnab Goswami’s editorial role. The latest development is that Arnab Goswami has been sent in judicial custody till November 18. As per Republic TV, they are claiming that the police custody was denied in the case of Arnab Goswami and he was sent in judicial custody by a court in Raigad.