Social News XYZ     

Rajya Sabha TV CEO resigns

Rajya Sabha TV CEO resignsNew Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Rajya Sabha TV CEO Gurdeep Singh Sappal on Saturday announced his resignation from the post.

Prasar Bharti CEO Shashi Shekhar Vempati has been given addition charge of of the channel.

Sappal, announcing his resignation on Facebook, thanked Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu for accepting his resignation.

Rajya Sabha TV is owned and operated by the Upper House of Parliament, and the Vice President is its chairman.


"I have always held a principled view that if one has been nominated, rather than having been elected in polls or selected through exams, one must move out with the principal," Sappal said in his message.

Sappal, also the Officer on Special Duty to former Vice President M. Hamid Ansari, credited with conceptualising and establishing Rajya Sabha TV.

(This story has not been edited by Social News XYZ staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

Facebook Comments
Rajya Sabha TV CEO resigns

About Gopi Adusumilli

Gopi Adusumilli is a Programmer at Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield. He is the editor of SocialNews.XYZ and President of AGK Fire Inc. He enjoys designing websites, developing mobile applications and publishing news articles on current events from various authenticated news sources. When it comes to writing he likes to write about current world politics and Indian Movies. His future plans include developing SocialNews.XYZ into a News website that has no bias or judgment towards any. He can be reached at

%d bloggers like this: