The board of News Broadcasters Association has called on Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar.
Today’s meeting is seen as important in the wake of the creation of a new television news body — the News Broadcasters Federation. Details of the meeting will be released soon.
Led by NBA President and Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of India TV Rajat Sharma, the delegation included Vice-Chairperson and Managing Director, TV Today Network Kalli Purie; CEO News and Group Editor-in-Chief, TV18 Broadcast Rahul Joshi, ABP News Network CEO Avinash Pandey and others.
According to a press statement by NBA, the meeting was extremely positive on a number of key matters including the importance of the News Broadcasting Standards Authority (NBSA), a transparent ratings system and new technologies in broadcasting.