5-member committee formed to select candidate for post of editor-in-chief of RSTV


A five-member committee, headed by Prasar Bharati Chairman A Surya Prakash, has been formed to select the candidate for the post of editor-in-chief of Rajya Sabha TV (RSTV).

Other members of the Search-cum-Selection Committee are Rajya Sabha MP Swapan Dasgupta, Prasar Bharati CEO Shashi Shekhar Vempati, Additional Secretary (Personnel) in the Rajya Sabha Secretariat PPK Ramacharyulu and journalist Rahul Srivastava. The committee will invite applications and conduct interviews to select a suitable candidate and submit its recommendation to the Hon’ble Chairman.

Rajya Sabha TV is owned and operated by the Upper House of Parliament and the vice-president is its chairman.