Nishant Chaturvedi (Aaj Tak), Raju Raj (Zee News) are best anchor, reporter

On Tuesday, our Media Monitoring Team found the Indian Army’s retaliation against Pakistan in Nausera to be the most covered story while Nishant Chaturvedi of Aaj Tak was the best anchor and Raju Raj of Zee News was the best reporter of the day. In terms of speed of breaking news, News 18 India was the fastest.

Most Covered StoryMCF 23.5.17

The Indian Army’s retaliatory action against Pakistan in Nausera sector of Jammu and Kashmir was the most covered story of the day. The Army recorded a video of the operation. Major General Ashok Narula said in a press conference that the operation was in retaliation to Pakistani military operations in Nausera on May 20 and 21. The Indian Army said it had destroyed several border posts. However, Pakistan denied this. The operation is being termed the second surgical strike by India against Pakistan.

Best AnchorBEST ANCHOR - 23.5.17

Nishant Chaturvedi of Aaj Tak presented a story on the Dalit vote of BSP. The anchor started his bulletin with Mayawati’s tour of Saharanpur where she went to meet the Dalit victims of recent violence. Mayawati attacked the government and stated that she had been denied permission to use a chopper. If any untoward incident happened, she said, the government would be held responsible. The anchor used simple words while presenting his story and mentioned every detail.

Best ReporterBEST REPORTER 23.5.17

Raju Raj of Zee News presented a report on six people being murdered as a result of a property dispute. BSP leader Munvar and members of his family were murdered by his friend, Bunty, who wanted to capture his property. Bunty and four others have been arrested. The reporter explained every detail in a short span of time. His simple language also attracted viewers.

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