Anjum joins the channel from News 24 where he was Managing Editor
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | August 14, 2014
India TV has appointed Ajit Anjum as its Managing Editor.
Anjum, whose last stint was with BAG network as the Managing Editor of News 24, is best known for experimenting & ideating many path-breaking programs & shows like Sansani, Poll Khol & Red Alert to name a few. At India TV, he will be reporting to Rajat Sharma, Chairman & Editor-in-chief.
On this development, Sharma said, “Ajit is a man of ideas, a professional with tremendous energy levels. At this juncture when India TV has successfully established itself as one of the most respected news brands in the country, his entry will definitely help us consolidate our position further.”
Anjum said, “I am thankful to India TV’s management for an opportunity as this one. All my endeavours will be to further India TV’s leadership in the Hindi News space.”
A Ramnath Goenka Awardee for Political reporting in 2010, Anjum’s first major break with media was with newspaper Amar Ujala in 1990. His career has been punctuated with a couple of smaller stints with Chauthi Duniya & Aaj Tak. However, he has spent the major part of his career, almost 19 years with BAG network.