Raju Santhanam has quit as Zee News Editor . This was Santhanam’s second stint with the news channel. Santhanam had first joined Zee News in 1998 as Executive Editor. He left the channel in 2001 to pen a book but re joined the Channel in November 2005 as Editor. Santhanam was one of the directors of the 45-minute documentary on Mohammad Ali Jinnah, the founding father of Pakistan, which was showcased on Zee News.
Raju Santhanam is a senior journalist who started his career as a reporter in Mumbai in 1974. He worked with leading Indian english dailies like The Indian Express and and The statesman.