Editor-in-Chief of Republic TV, Arnab Goswami was detained by Mumbai Police on the morning of November 04. His lawyer Gaurav Parker alleged that Goswami was assaulted by the police. He also said that Goswami's wife wasn't informed about his arrest. "His arrest was not informed to his wife. He was assaulted by 2 police officers. His family members were pushed and house was cordoned off for 3 hours. There are abrasions on his left hand and an existing injury on his hand was tried to be torn apart by police", said Parker.