Joshi has suffered a bullet injury on his head and is currently undergoing treatment in the hospital.
Joshi's brother, Aniket Joshi said, "A few men were harassing his niece a few days ago and my brother had opposed it and also filed a police complaint."
According to the police, a total of nine people have been arrested in connection with the case. Efforts to nab another accused is underway.
Station in-charge has been suspended and a departmental inquiry has also been initiated after the family of journalist was attacked in Ghaziabad in an alleged inaction by police.
Six police teams have been deployed by Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Ghaziabad to probe the incident.
"One of the main accused Ravi said that he was made to attack Vikram Joshi," said police.
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