Zee Media Corporation has strengthened its regional team with the appointment of Gautam Bhattacharya, a renowned sports journalist, as the Editor for Zee 24 Ghanta.
As per Zee, his legacy and the distinct vision along with his unique content style is sure to enrich the news consumption experience of the Bengali audience. In his new role, he will be presiding over the input and output of all content for the channel along with its digital properties and drive the growth of the channel.
The channel is on a fresh route to rediscover the true essence of news in the increasing clutter. It is dedicated to keeping the people of Bengal abreast with the latest happenings, factual reporting, and in-depth analysis.
Purushottam Vaishnava, CEO Zee 24 Ghanta, said, “Gautam's wealth of experience will make Zee 24 Ghanta stronger. He is a known face in the industry who always leads from the front, and we have immense confidence in him. With the joining of Gautam Bhattacharya, we are equipped with one of the most robust regional teams. The channel is already undergoing few changes in content and Gautam could not have joined at a better time. We wish him the best for this endeavour.”
Abhay Ojha, CRO, Zee Media Corporation, added, “We are excited to have Gautam on board. His varied experience will help in curating a viewing experience unparalleled in the Bengal news industry. This will also help in us driving the revenue growth projected for the channel.”