JAWHAR SIRCAR

  • Prasar Bharati appoints 55 persons for posts in AIR, DD says Chairperson Jawhar Sircar March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: To fill key positions in All India Radio and Doordarshan, public broadcaster Prasar Bharati has appointed the first batch of 55 persons. "Prasar Bharati appoints 1st batch of 55 persons after 21 years! Took 3 years to win: 2000 PLUS units to man:17,000 posts vacant," said Prasar Bharati chairperson...
  • Shadow of government leading to lack of credibility: Prasar Bharti CEO May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: In the wake of a massive controversy over 'censoring' of Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's interview, Prasar Bharati's CEO Jawhar Sircar has distanced himself from the issue saying that Doordarshan lacks autonomy. He has claimed that a "shadow" still looms over government servants posted at...
  • Digitalisation is the future: Prasar Bharati CEO June 5, 2012

    Kolkata: Terming digitalisation as the future in television viewing, Prasar Bharati CEO Jawhar Sircar Tuesday said it would also help content providers understand which programme is a hit among the masses. "The entire world has embraced digitalisation. In India we earlier had 100 million internet users but it has now increased....