Amit Palit (India TV), Khalid Husain (Zee News) are best anchor, reporter

On Sunday, our Media Monitoring Team found Kapil Mishra’s fresh set of charges against Arvind Kejriwal to be the most covered story while Amit Palit of India TV was the best anchor and Khalid Husain of Zee News was the best reporter of the day. In terms of speed of breaking news, Zee News, News 18 India and News Nation were the fastest.

Most Covered StoryMishra fires another volley at Kejriwal

Former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Kapil Mishra came up with new allegations against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday. He stated that the Delhi government had been involved in corruption worth more than Rs 400 crore. He asked Kejriwal to answer on the acquisitions made by him. Mishra said that he would rest only after totally eradicating corruption in AAP. He also said that the Delhi government should be removed. He added that Sanjay Singh and Ashutosh have hijacked AAP.

Best Anchor Best Anchor

Amit Palit of India TV presented a story on New Jalpaiguri railway station being ransacked by students who had come there to appear for the Railway Group D entrance examination. Approximately 20-25 lakh students turned up and demanded a special train to return home. When the demand was not met, they resorted to violence. The anchor was lucid and well-informed.

Best Reporter

Khalid Husain of Zee News reported on militants’ attempts to infiltrate Kupwara. It has been a destination of choice for militants for 25 years and the situation in Kupwara is critical. The dense forest cover facilitates infiltration and 80 percent of the infiltration in Kashmir is through Kupwara. The reporter presented a massive amount of information in a short span of time while using simple words to draw the attention of viewers.

Breaking News

Four to six militants supposed to be hiding at Handwara, exchange of fire, three militants dead, three soldiers dead

ZEENEWS INDIA TODAY ABP NEWS
9:37 AM 4:12 PM 4:15 PM

Road accident in Madhya Pradesh’s Doli Ghati: Six killed and 28 injured as bus falls into valley

NEWS18 INDIA APN
9:18 AM 3:20 PM

Some people have hijacked AAP, need to weed out corrupt members from party: Kapil Mishra

NEWS18 INDIA NEWS NATION AAJ TAK ABP NEWS
11:10 AM 11:12 AM 11:14 AM 11:18 AM

Lok Manya Tilak Express derails at Unnav in Uttar Pradesh, comes to halt after 100 metres

ZEE NEWS NDTV NEWS18 INDIA APN
2:05 PM 2:10 PM 2:12 PM 4:12 PM

No neighbouring country can harass another country, our neighbour needs to reform itself: Rajnath Singh

NEWS NATION ZEE NEWS APN
3:11 PM 3:31 PM 3:32 PM

Four soldiers die along with four militants at Naugam, Jammu and Kashmir, encounter on since Friday

NEWS NATION DD NEWS AAJ TAK APN
3:35 PM 3:36 PM 3:38 PM 3:45 PM