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Gender MALE
Industry Communications or Media
Occupation journalist
Location New Delhi, Delhi, India
Introduction Born in Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh. Brought up in Coimbatore, Cochin and Goa. Lived in Goa for 36 years: from 1968-2004. Worked in various positions at the Goa-based English dailies: The Navhind Times and OHerald. Was Editor of a Goa-based TV news channel Goa 365. Served as Media Advisor to the Goa Chief in 2002-03. Served as Director of Information and Publicity, Government of Goa (2002-03). Now, based in Delhi and working for The Pioneer as Senior Editor
Interests Reading, writing
Favorite Movies Do Bigha Zameen, Kaagaz Ke Phool, Devdas (starring Dilip Kumar), Mandi
Favorite Music Light classical music, Hindi film songs of the 50s-70s
Favorite Books Gulag Archipelago, Snow, Kite Runner, A House for Mr Biswas, Bleak House, Midnight's Children, Guide