Saurabh Sharma (India TV), Rahul Kanwal (Aaj Tak) are best anchor, reporter

On Friday, our Media Monitoring Team found Kapil Mishra’s continuing allegations against Arvind Kejriwal to be the most covered story while Saurabh Sharma of India TV was the best anchor and Rahul Kanwal of Aaj Tak was the best reporter of the day. In terms of speed of breaking news, News 18 was the fastest.

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s problems seem not to be ending with former minister Kapil Mishra spewing a volley of allegations about him. Mishra on Friday accused Kejriwal of being involved in a hawala case. He also said that a fake video linking Mukesh Sharma to inappropriate donations has been made to go viral by Delhi ministers. He also stated that this has been done in order to protect the real culprit who donated Rs 2 crore through a fake company. Mishra also displayed receipts of four companies.

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Saurabh Sharma of India TV presented a story about Arun Jaitley at the LoC (Line of Control). Jaitley visited Rampur sector in Baramulla, which is close to the boorder between India and Pakistan. The commanding officer and JOC there briefed Jaitley about the current situation. Jaitley also visited the troops stationed there. The anchor made the story riveting as well as informative.

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Rahul Kanwal of Aaj Tak presented a story about violence against the Aaj Tak crew by Kashmiri leader Yasin Malik. When the crew reached Malik’s house, on his invitation, and tried to carry out a sting operation, cameraman Vinod was beaten up and reporter Kamal Jeet Sindhu’s phone was smashed. Later, Malik denied that the TV team had been invited and said they came into his bedroom and started asking questions. Kanwal also highlighted various incidents related to the Hurriyat. He presented his report in an efficient, concise manner.

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