Punya Prasoon Bajpai has joined Zee News as Consulting Editor. He will report to Zee Group Editor, B.V. Rao. Bajpai’s joining has also put the lid on all speculations which were rife after he quit Samay .
A veteran Indian television journalist and recipient of the Ramnath Goenka Award for Excellence in Journalism (Express group), Punya Prasoon Bajpai had quit Samay ( previously Sahara Samay), a national Hindi news channel promoted by Sahara India Mass Communication as Channel Head on March 3 , 2008.
Punya Prasoon Bajpai has joined Zee News at a time when the Lok Sabha Elections are almost round the corner and the channel is being relaunched .