Just hours after Republic TV shared an email from BARC India over allegations it faces about rigging ratings in India. The ratings agency has expressed dismay at misrepresentation of its communication by Republic Network.
In a statement, BARC India said, “BARC India has not commented on the ongoing investigation and it is providing necessary assistance to the law enforcement agency. BARC India is highly disappointed with the actions of the Republic Network by disclosing private and confidential communications and misrepresenting the same. Our company reiterates that it has not commented on the ongoing investigation and without prejudice to our company’s rights, it expresses its dismay at the actions of the Republic Network.”
Republic TV had earlier today released a press statement saying it had received an official email from rating agency BARC clearly stating that there is not a single complaint or malpractice found against Republic TV, Republic Bharat or any other affiliate of the News Network.
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