Rahul Mahajan has been appointed new Editor-in-Chief of Rajya Sabha TV.
The appointment of Rahul Mahajan was approved by Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu following, recommendation of a 5-member selection panel chaired by Prasar Bharti Chairman Surya Prakash. Mahajan has 26 yrs of media experience including 23 yrs in news channels.
'Rahul Mahajan @mrahul999 is new Editor-in-Chief of RSTV. RS Chairman @MVenkaiahNaidu approved his appointment accepting recommendation of a 5-member selection panel chaired by Prasar Bharti Chairman @mediasurya. Mahajan has 26 yrs of media stint including 23 yrs in news channels,' the Rajya Sabha TV said on its official Twitter handle.
Mahajan was selected among 57 applicants and the Selection Committee interviewed 15 candidates before making its recommendation, an official statement from the channel said.