As ‘Indianmandarins’ has anticipated in its report on May 04 Veena Jain (IIS:1984) has been appointed in the rank of DG. In her new stint Veena Jain will serve as Director General (News) Doordarshan. She will replace Akshay Kumar Rout as DG (News).
In addition she has also been assigned with the responsibility of OSD, New Media & Social Media in I&B Ministry. She is a senior administrative grade officer in the rank of Additional Secretary and served as DG (News), All India Radio.
(Weblink for our news dated May 04 “Ms Veena Jain tipped to be posted as DG” )