TRP scam: Lies, propaganda busted, says Shiv Sena’s Priyanka Chaturvedi
Shiv Sena leader Priyanka Chaturvedi. (Photo: ANI file)
The Shiv Sena this day hit out on the three TV news channels that derive been allegedly allowing for a scam to manipulate TRP ratings at some level of their protection of actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s dying and developments associated to the case.
Hailing the Mumbai Police for “busting” an agenda of “lies and propaganda”, Shiv Sena leader Priyanka Chaturvedi suggested India Nowadays TV that here is the worst instance of “so-called journalism” published by the Mumbai Police.
“I would buy to welcome no matter the Mubai Police Commissioner has said. It goes on to expose that truth prevails no matter all lies and propaganda. What wants to be understood here is how of us’s emotions derive been being maipulated (by these channels),” she said.
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In a tweet, she also said, “But but every other driven agenda of lies and propaganda busted by Mumbai Police. Lies can stop your in unfortunate health objectives for a while nevertheless truth will emerge victorious always. TRP ghotala (scam) is the all-time low of news journalism and profiteering. Joyful with you Mumbai Police. Fundamental respect.”
But but every other driven agenda of lies and propaganda busted by Mumbai Police.
Lies can stop your in unfortunate health objectives for a while nevertheless truth will emerge victorious always. TRP ghotala is the all-time low of news journalism and profiteering
Joyful with you @MumbaiPolice . Fundamental respect.
— Priyanka Chaturvedi (@priyankac19) October 8, 2020
Her reactions near within the backdrop of a press convention held by Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh where he said the Mumbai Police is investigating a scam that entails manipulation of TRPs (Tv Ranking Facets).
In his statement, the Singh said Republic-TV, Fakt Marathi, Field Cinema derive been allowing for distorting the apparatus ancient by BARC to rate tv channels.
The TRP is calculated on the root of TV channel viewership in a confidential space of households.
As per the Mumbai Police, the three channels would bribe these households and seek recordsdata from them to bustle some channels persistently even within the occasion that they weren’t house.
The BARC (Broadcast Viewers Study Council) releases weekly ranking choices for TV channels in India and its derive officials are also being wondered in connection with the case.
Meanwhile, senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut too attach out a tweet hitting out at one among the channels. “Mumbai police commissioner held a press convention factual now pronouncing interalia that Republic TV bought TRPs. Asatyamev jayate! (falsehood triumphs).”
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