Shashi Shekhar Vempati has been Appointed new CEO of Prasar Bharati. Prasar Bharti (also known by the name of Broadcasting Corporation of India) is a public broadcasting organization of India. Vempati is an alumnus of IIT Bombay and will hold this post for next five years.Last CEO Jawhar Sircar resigned from the Post few months ago.The decision made by three member committee which was headed by Vice president Hamid Ansari.It mainly consists of Doordarshan and Akashvani. It was formed on November 23, 1997 after a lot of debate in parliament to give autonomy to public broadcasting bodies on broadcast related issues. Parliament passed an act in this regard in 1990 but it was finally implemented on 15 September 1997.
For more news updates Follow and Like us on Facebook