Prasun Bajpai (Aaj Tak), Rajeev Sharma (ABP News) best anchor, reporter

On Tuesday, our media monitoring team found the victory celebrations of the BJP after winning the Delhi municipal elections to be the most covered story. On the merit of their respective performances, Punya Prasun Bajpai of Aaj Tak was adjudged the best anchor and Rajeev Sharma of ABP News the best reporter. In terms of speed of breaking news, Aaj Tak was the quickest.

Most covered story

Buoyed by its massive win in the Delhi municipal elections, the BJP organised massive victory celebrations in the capital during which party president Amit Shah addressed workers and supporters. Shah said the BJP has abolished negative politics and won a big victory against the politics of sarcasm. Speaking of AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal, he said if the Delhi CM meets booth-level workers of the BJP, he will come to learn the reasons for his defeat. It was the most covered news in the one-minute news category.

Best anchor Best anchor 2.5.2017

Punya Prasun Bajpai of Aaj Tak presented a bulletin on the resignation of Amanatullah Khan, MLA from Okhla, from the party’s Political Affairs Committee. Bajpai presented all aspects of the news with detail and clarity. He was chosen best anchor.

Best reporter BEST REPORTER 2.5.17

ABP News reporter Rajeev Sharma presented a ground report from Taran Taran, the village of martyr Paramjeet where his body arrived for funeral rites. Sharma presented this news with great empathy. Even in such a tragic environment, he managed to conduct himself with poise and did a great job.

Breaking news 

  1. Major decision of UP Cabinet, new bureaucratic transfer procedure to be implemented within three months
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  1. Kashmir governor discusses security situation in Jammu & Kashmir with Home minister
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  1. Arun Jaitley will meet PM Modi with details of Pakistani Army attack
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  1. Victory against negative politics: Amit Shah
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  1. India DGMO expresses concerns over LoC situation
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