In a recent development, Umesh Kumawat has joined News18 Lokmat as managing editor. Previously, Kumawat was working with ABP News as senior editor.
Speaking on the appointment, Kumawat, says in a press release, "I'm delighted to be leading the team at News18 Lokmat and being a part of Network18 Group, which is one of the most renowned media houses in India. It is an honor to be a part of such a well-respected media house that comprises of an incredibly talented team. I look forward to bringing authentic, speedy and reliable news and stories to our audience. It is my goal to make the channel an essential part of the viewer's everyday life."
Kumawat comes with close to nineteen years of experience in journalism. Prior to Network18, he was senior editor with ABP News for fourteen years. Previously he has been a part of many leading media brands like Aajtak, Zee News and TV 9. He has also been honored with many awards in the field of journalism.