Aveek Sarkar re-elected as PTI Chairman

Updated: few hours ago

New Delhi, Sep 23 (PTI) Aveek Sarkar, the Editor Emeritus and Vice Chairman of the Ananda Bazar Group of Publications, was on Thursday re-elected Chairman of Press Trust of India(PTI), the country's premier news agency.

K.N. Shanth Kumar, Director of The Printers (Mysore) Pvt. Ltd. which brings out Deccan Herald and Kannada language daily Prajavani, was elected as the Vice-Chairman.

Sarkar's re-election for a two-year-term took place at a meeting of PTI's Board of Directors following their Annual General Meeting.