Sudhir Chaudhary, former editor-in-chief and CEO of Zee News, can be joining Aaj Tak as Consulting Editor.
The news was shared by Vice Chairperson of the India Today Group Kalli Purie in inside communication, accessed by e4m.
“Sudhir and Aaj Tak are collaborating to bring to our 100 million viewers an exciting new show anchored by him. This present can be below the supervision of Information Director Supriya Prasad. I know the mills have been hyperactive and this announcement should give a closure :-). The natural home for a family title in news is always Aaj Tak!”
“Sudhir wants no introduction. He was last seen on the award-winning,high-engagement, TRP file setting present DNA. He has one of many largest followings on social media and a galaxy of awards from each respected group,” she said further.
A veteran of Indian TV journalism, Sudhir Chaudhary was related to Zee for over a decade. Nonetheless, it was his second stint at the firm. He had joined Zee News during its initial years but had left in 2003 to join Sahara Samay. He had also joined India TV for some time.
In 2012 he returned to Zee News, where he was hosting his show Daily News & Analysis (DNA), one of the highest-rated shows on Hindi news channels.