Samvaad Organizes Seminar on Media Role in Democracy, Kuldeep Nayar Takes Part
Saurabh Singh/ Saurabh Shrivastava
To discuss about the fourth pillar of democracy, Media’s role in modern times, Samwad Sansthan organized a seminar today at PIIT College, Greater Noida.
The topic of seminar was “Role of media in public welfare as pillar of democracy”. Seminar was attended by large number of renowned media persons from print and electronic media as well as large number of general public participants.
Ex-Editor of Navbhrat Times Ramkripal Singh and Kuldeep Nayar was the Chief Guest on the occasion.
Veteran Journalist Kuldeep Nayar said,”Media always have had a critical role in any democracy. We have faced the period of emergency and though many journalists had to go to jail, still the efforts to speak truth went on. This is very important in modern times as well. Journalists have to stay fearless and should always speak truth no matter the repercussion”.
Ex-chancellor of Kumaun University B S Rajput spoke about how media role is important to raise public grievances and become the voice of public.
During Seminar Senior BJP leader RP Singh was also present who spoke about media role to highlight positives of society and government and how media should become vocal in encouraging the positive aspects of social developments.
Present during the talk were Dr. Sandeep Kumar, Mukesh kumar, Sudhir Singh, jasveer Singh Rajput, Dr. Somesh, Dr. P Pachauri, Jagdish Singh, Yashveer Singh and others.