NBF Strongly Condemns the Attempt to Physically Attack Arnab Goswami


New Delhi: The News Broadcasters Federation (NBF) has strongly condemned, expressing its concerns and shock on the recent attempt to attack Arnab Goswami, Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief of Republic TV, and his wife, by a section a particular political party in Mumbai, while they were driving back home from work.

NBF in it’s strongly-worded statement noted that it is deplorable to know that the alleged political party, which claims to stand for Freedom of Expression, has resorted to personal attacks, including filing of FIRs in various states across the country, against Arnab Goswami, for performing his professional duty as a journalist.

Journalists are professionals and reflect the views and sentiments of the larger people.

Instead of engaging in a democratic debate, such incidents of harassment and attempt to physically attack the individual is shocking and highly condemnable.