Asianet News Pvt Ltd (ANPL) Announces Appointment of H.S Balram as Director


Asianet News Pvt Ltd (ANPL) Announces Appointment of H.S Balram as Director

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Distinguished senior journalist Mr H.S Balram has joined Asianet News Private Limited as Director. Mr Balram’s illustrious career spans over 38 years in top media houses. For 20 years he worked for the Indian Express in Delhi and Bangalore, where he grew from the rank of a Sub-Editor to Resident Editor. He then worked for the Times of India as the Resident Editor of its Bangalore edition for more than 15 years.

Mr Balram at this announcement said “I look forward to this assignment. Working with Asianet News Private Limited will be a challenge that I am delighted to take.”

With this appointment, the editorial team of Asianet group will be able to leverage his experience and strengthen its position as the market leader in regional television. Mr Balram, with his adept people management and leadership skills will provide an additional edge to the editorial team of the group, particularly that of Suvarna News.

Mr Balram over his vast career has showcased good leadership qualities. During his term as the Resident Editor of the Times of India, he took the paper to a pole position in terms of readership. He turned the paper into a reader friendly, undisputed top English daily in Bangalore. Mr Balram’s column ‘To the Point’ earned accolades from readers and industry peers. His insight and analytical assessment of editorial content promises to steer the Asianet News Pvt Ltd (ANPL) team to greater levels of success.

Mr Balram was born and bred up in Bangalore. He lived in Delhi for 20 years persuing journalistic career before returning to Bangalore. His mother-tongue is Hindi, but is well versed with the Kannada language.

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