Punya Prasun Bajpai has quit Aaj Tak . He was Executive Editor of Aaj Tak , which still retains top place among the Indian Hindi news channels.
Bajpai , according to MNL sources has joined Sahara Samay as Editor-in_Chief. This is second time when Bajpai has deserted Aaj Tak. He had joined NDTV India in 2003. He rejoined Aaj Tak in April 2004 as Executive Editor.
Punya Prasun Bajpai has served Aaj Tak in different capacities and is considered doen of Hindi TV Journalism. He won the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award in 2005-06 and was presented the ‘Regional Award – Hindi’ in the Broadcast section.