India TV chairman and editor-in-chief Rajat Sharma on 24 September 2014 was appointed as the new president of the News Broadcasting Association (NBA) for the year 2014-2015.
Rajat Sharma will replace KVL Narayan Rao who was the president of NBA for four consecutive years. However, Rao will remain a member of NBA board.
Anurradha Prasad was named as the new honorary treasurer of NBA. Meanwhile, Ashok Venkatramani will continue to be the vice president of NBA.
News Broadcasters Association (NBA)
• The News Broadcasters Association (NBA) is the apex body of the national news broadcasters.
• It is the collective voice of the news and current affairs broadcasters in India .It is funded entirely by its members.
• The NBA has presently 26 leading news and current affairs broadcasters as its members. The NBA presents a unified and credible voice before the Government on matters that affect the growing industry.
Who: Rajat Sharma
When: 24 September 2014