Punya Prasun Bajpai Biography
DATE OF BIRTH
Punya Prasun Bajpai was Born 18 March 1963 in Patna, Bihar.
Punya Prasun Bajpai is a News Anchor, Journalist, Editor, Author.He worked 1996– present as a news anchor. Bajpai is a notable name in the field of electronic media.
His dad was Manikant Bajpai who was an IIS Officer.
His vast majority of his life was spent in Patna as he finished his school from Patna.He contemplated Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Communication.
He was a newscaster Executive editor at Aaj Tak and basically used to have weekday indicate 10 tak.He as of late joined ABP News and facilitated the show Masterstroke,but resigned on August 1 2018 soon.
CAREER IN MEDIA
Bajpai began his vocation in electronic media with Aaj Tak in 1996 and worked there till 2003. He at that point moved to NDTV for his career of 14 months. In 2007– 2008, he had worked with Sahara Samay as Editor-in-chief. He worked at Zee News for a long time as a prime-time stay and editorial manager before coming back to Aaj Tak.He was working with ABP News for 3 months till 1 August 2018.
In 2015, Bajpai was one of the ten most dynamic Indian news reporter on Twitter.He has over 20 long periods of involvement in electronic and print media. Bajpai has additionally worked with numerous other presumed media offices, for example, Jansatta, Sunday Observer, Sunday Mail, Lokmat, Zee News and NDTV.
He distributed six books to be specific Raajneeti Meri Jaan,Disaster: Media and Politics, Sansad: Loktantra ya nazron ka dhokha, Aadivasiyon standard TADA and others. He likewise composes articles for various day by day and week after week news and artistic distributions in Hindi, a few of which are additionally distributed on his blog.
He got gratefulness for his work amid 2001 Indian Parliament attack where he secured live for 5 back to back hours.
He won the Ramnath Goenka grant for Hindi print and electronic media in 2005-2006 and 2007– 2008. He is the only news reporter who got this honor twice.
Bajpai facilitated a primetime appear on ABP News called Masterstroke. A month ago, the channel elicted solid remarks from the administration for a story on Masterstroke in the wake of a video association Prime Minister Mr.Narendra Modi hung on June 20 with recipients of different government programs. A member from Chhattisgarh, Chandramani Kaushik, told Modi on the show said that her salary had multiplied after she changed from developing paddy to developing custard apples.
In any case, Masterstroke cases to have demonstrated that the lady had been coached to make false claims. The program increased more extensive consideration when Congress President Rahul Gandhi tweeted a clasp of it. The program was scrutinized by number of Bharatiya Janata Party pioneers, including Nirmala Sitaraman, the Minister of Defense and Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, the Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting. He affirmed that writers had been driven by a motivation to restrict Narendra Modi. After this scene, BJP authorities started to blacklist the channel. Individuals who love this show griped that they had been not able gain admittance to ABP News when Masterstroke, Bajpai’s show, was being publicized. Individuals acquainted with the system said unsettling influences in the channel’s flag started around July 13.