Chandrasekhar quits Republic board

IN Media Watch Briefs | 02/04/2018

Rajeev Chandrasekhar has resigned as a Board of Director from ARG Outlier Asainet News Private Limited in-order to ensure the neutrality of Republic TV as an apolitical  media entity. His resignation was effective from 31st March 2018 and the decision was taken after his recent alignment with BJP and being elected for Rajyasabha under the party’s ticket.            

 

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