Arnab Goswami, who was the Editor-in-Chief of Times Now, quit the TV news channel in November and is now all set to float his own channel named Republic TV.
The channel is set to launch in a few days, and today it was revealed that veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher will be associated with it:
— Republic (@republic) April 25, 2017
Already there have been additions to the team of Republic in the form of army veteran Major Gaurav Arya and veteran journalist Chitra Subramaniam, who would be the Editorial adviser.
— Chitra Subramaniam (@chitraSD) January 31, 2017
Pleased to announce my association with Arnab's @republic TV as Advisor. Awesome newsroom, great energy, 300 staff. Launch countdown begun!
— Minhaz Merchant (@MinhazMerchant) April 14, 2017
Merchant is a well known Indian journalist and writer who founded business magazines like Gentlemen and Business Barons. He has also written biographies of Rajiv Gandhi and Aditya Birla. He has also authored the book, The New Clash of Civilizations.