Amidst the massive viewership scandal, Times Now has accessed the remand copy. The remand copy mentions India Today TV channel. The channel has been mentioned in the remand note thrice.
In addition to India Today, many other channels have also been named, Republic TV has also been named for fake TRPs. The modus operandi of the case, where a person would often pay other people to watch the channel.
The details have been revealed by Vishal Bhandari who is the key accused in the case. He admitted to having paid people. Summons are due to the top bosses and promoters of the Republic TV. Mumbai Police Commissioner spoke about Republic TV and how they have forged the viewership and the remand copy also mentions India Today.