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I have been working with ABP MAJHA MARATHI NEWS CHANNEL, As  Senior Content Editor from April 2007,

Now I am looking after http://www.abpmajha.com

I was working with ETV News (Marathi) as Chief Copy Editor
(Out Put Editor/Desk In-charge)


In November 2005, I was promoted as Chief Copy Editor.
Job profile of CCE includes day to day management and
output coordination of all bulletin, Quality check and overall
responsibility of whatever is going on air, Besides manpower
management of desk work force, planning of duty chart,
Assigning stories to Copy Editor/Reporters, Planning various
campaign, Special Reports

In ETV Chief Copy editor is head of out put wing and News
Coordinator is head of input wing.

I have been initiated and developed concept of News Style
Guide for Etv Marathi News. It was a ambitious project and
first of its kind in Marathi broadcast journalism. I have
compiled various topics and research proven information in
this project. I feel proud that is my contribution to the
organisation. In this style guide I mentioned length of sentence,
How to write for visuals, writing for ear, spoken language,
communicative/broadcast language and much more
In January 2005, I was promoted as a Bulletin Producer and
have been given sole responsibility of Maharashtra Maza (The
regional bulletin of ETV Marathi… the flagship bulletin
in Maharashtra)

Maharashtra Assembly Elections 2004, and Lok Sabha Elections:
Contribution for various election programme, involved
planning and airing and Production. They are – Khurchi ki
Mirchi (a talk show), Gola Berij (Daily half-n-hour current
affair show), Concept and Coordination of daily talk show –
Chanda te Banda (From Chanda to Banda) This programme
covered entire Maharashtra with a noted Marathi theatre artist
Prakash Inamdar and ETV team, I coordinated all tour from
Kumbha Mela @ Nashik 2003 :
I was specially deputed at Nashik for the coverage of Kumbha
Mela with etv marathi’s stringer and reporters team.
Field Reporter :
On deputation at Nashik in Maharashtra for four Months, (Nov
2003 to Feb. 2004) During deputation in Nashik I covered
various special stories regarding Telgi Fake Stamp Paper Scam.
War Special :
Full Concept and compilation of half hour programmes based
on America’s military action in Afghanistan under war against
terrorism. This programme was very much appreciated by
viewers & grabbed TRP also
Pandharpur Ekadashi LIVE :
Live news & event coverage of Ashadhi Ekadashi yatra from
Pandharpur with DSNG van (Distance Satellite News
Gathering) This was ETV marathi’s first live event, I was the
team leader & coordinator for the same – July 2001
Budget & Election Programme (Assembly) 2002, 2003,
2004, 2005 & 2006

1998 to 2000 Daily Navbharat (Hindi News Paper) PUNE Sub
Editor/ Reporter
1996 to 1998 Unique Features Pvt. Ltd. (Syndicate Feature
Agency) PUNE Feature Co-ordinator & Sub Editor
1995 to 1996 Daily Prabhat (Marathi News Paper) PUNE Sub
Editor/ Reporter

NATIONAL ELECTION STUDY 1996 – Field supervisor in
research Programme undertaken by Centre for the Study of
developing Societies (CSDS) of noted political scientist Mr.
YOGENDRA YADAV, Delhi. This project was funded by
English newspaper THE HINDU & Indian Council of Social
Science Research.

– Field Coordinator for Marathwada, Khandesh (North
Maharashtra). This project was supported by YUVA
ANALYSIS & DOCUMENTATION – This was a NGO project of
documentation and analysis of Earthquake affected area,
Maharashtra. This project was supported by SPARC – Swayam
Shiksha Prayog
ANUBHAV – Editorial assistance in publishing of monthly
SAKAL (Leading weekly in Maharashtra)
Date of birth: 12 January 1976
Marital status: Married
Languages Known: Marathi, Hindi & English
Reading, Research, Listening Music & Ghazals, Net Surfing,
Watching TV & Classic Movies, Research on writing for

Permanent: 1303/23, ‘Sumangal’ Kashaypi Plots, Ring Road, Subhash Nagar
BARSHI – 413 401 Dist: Sholapur (M.S.),

themeghraaj@gmail.com, meghp@abpnews.in

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  1. येथे तुमची ती ऐतिहासिक स्वाक्षरी ( एम राज वाली ) चिकटवा ना….

  2. dear sir,

    i am complited my Degree BMC ( bachelor of mass communication ), i am interet in midia field so please give guidance to me for to taken entrree of this field.

    Thank you

    satish Nare
    Akola- ( Maharashtra ).
    M0b- 09579014137.

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