Mumbai: Established Army Veteran Major Gaurav Arya has joined Republic as Advisor Defense and Strategy. In this role, Major Arya will offer national security and political analysis.
Major (Retired) Gaurav Arya served with the Kumaon Regiment of the Indian Army. He focuses on the Indian Defence Forces, national security, Pakistan, Kashmir, radical Islam and terrorism and is a passionate advocate of the soldier’s point of view; and is often seen aggressively advocating this view on various TV discussions.
“Major Gaurav Arya is a true soldier and an old friend and I welcome him to Republic TV. It is our time to shape a new media and I am looking forward to doing it together.” said Arnab Goswami, Founder of Republic TV.
Major Arya has appeared with Arnab previously on his shows as a strong voice on internal security and defence related issues. This partnership will prove valuable from an editorial point of view and is certain to make an impact on the Indian audience.
Republic is India’s first independent media venture, which is managed purely by content professionals. As a media-tech company, Republic is India’s first global media brand. The channel is committed to providing original programming and delivering in-depth analysis on news that matters to the viewers. Republic aims to reaffirm the power and reach of independent media.