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Suman Chattopadhaya joins TARA Newz

By , agencyfaqs!, Mumbai | In Media Publishing | August 31, 2007
The former chief editor of Kolkata TV has joined TARA Newz

Broadcast & #BANNER1 & # Worldwide's television initiative, TARA Newz, has a new senior appointment - that of Suman Chattopadhaya as chief editor.

Chattopadhaya has close to 26 years' experience in the field of journalism. He started his career with Anand Bazaar Patrika and spent 23 years there. Before joining TARA Newz, Chattopadhaya worked as chief editor at Kolkata TV in 2005. Chattopadhaya has also worked with STAR Anando as executive producer in 2004-05.

Commenting on his new role, Chattopadhaya says, "My primary responsibility will be looking after the functioning of the channel and I will also be the part of the expansion plans for TARA Newz which are under way."

TARA Newz has plans to penetrate the European, Canadian and West Asian markets in six-12 months' time, reveals the newly appointed chief editor. Chattopadhaya will report directly to Rathi Kanta Basu, chairman of Broadcast Worldwide.

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