NEW DELHI: Two part-time members on the Prasar Bharati board - Muzaffar Ali and Anup Jalota - today bid farewell to their offices after completing their terms, Doordarshan DG Supriya Sahu said.
The board comprises a chairman, an executive member (chief executive officer), a member (finance), a member (personnel), six part-time members, a representative of the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, and the director generals of All India Radio and Doordarshan as ex-officio members.
Sahu had tweeted,
Today we bid farewell to two icons of Indian Cinema and Music shri Muzzaffar Ali and Shri @anupjalota who completed their term as members of Prasar Bharati Board. It was an honour and privilege to work with them. pic.twitter.com/MHijHs4DPm— Supriya Sahu IAS (@DG_Doordarshan) November 17, 2017
According to Prasar Bharati rules, one-third of the part-time members retire in every two years, a board member said.
Prasar Bharati runs Doordarshan and All India Radio. PTI MP ABH .
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