Senior journalist, National Executive member of National Union of Journalist (India) Mr. Anand Rana has been appointed as a member of the Press Council of India (PCI). The appointment process which was completed on 24th February 2020 by PCI Chairman and former Supreme Court Judge Chandramouli Kumar Prasad was formally notified by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting yesterday. He has been warmly greeted from different quarter for the new appointment.
Mr. Rana, a strong pillar of NUJ(I) is in the profession since the last two decades having an impressive track record. He is associated with Haribhumi, a leading Hindi daily having headquarter in Delhi. Liked for his sharp voice for the cause of journalists Mr. Rana was the General Secretary of Delhi Journalists Association (DJA) for sometime. On his appointment to such a prestigious post-National Union of Journalists (India) and it’s affiliated state units have congratulated Mr. Rana. President NUJ(I) Ras Bihari, Secretary-General Prasanna Mohanty, Indian Journalists Union President Srinivas Reddy, General Secretary Balwinder Singh Jammu, Press Association President Jaishankar Gupta, General Secretary C K Naik, and Working News Cameramen Association President. S N. Sinha, General Secretary Sandeep Sonkar has greeted Mr. Rana. Delhi Journalists Association president Rakesh Thapliyal and General Secretary K P Malik also thanked all other Union officials for their efforts.
Source: I & B Ministry issued notification