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Rajdeep Sardesai slams Arnab Goswami’s claim about covering Gujarat riots


Rajdeep Sardesai and Arnab Goswami used to work in a same orginisation but later they path was separated and now Rajdeep is Consulting Editor of India Today Television and Arnab is Republic TV Chief. This morning Rajdeep to his Twitter handle and wrote ‘fekugiri has its limit’ claiming that Arnab Goswami wasn’t even covering the riots from the ground.

Twitter users were left in awe after senior journalist Rajdeep Sardesai made a startling claim about his former colleague and current Republic editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami. An undated video had Arnab Goswami speaking to an audience about the Gujarat riots. In the video, which has now been taken down from YouTube shows, Goswami claiming that his entourage was attacked by rioters near the Gujarat CM’s house.

However, the YouTube video of Arnab’s speech is not playing. It seems the video has been taken down after Arnab’s lie was exposed. Sanjeev Singh, a senior journalist, who used to work with Sardesai and who was on the ground with him to report Gujarat riots, testified that Arnab is lying in his speech. Singh tweeted, “Astonishing revelation considering Arnab wasn’t in Gujarat when this incident took place with @sardesairajdeep.