Ira Joshi appointed director general of Doordarshan News

Ira JoshiOn 20th November 2017, Ira Joshi was appointed as the Director General of Doordarshan News following the retirement of Veena Jain. Earlier, Ira Joshi was the Press Information Bureau (PIB) director general. PIB Director General Ghanshyam Goel has been made the new Director General of Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity (DAVP), replacing Esther Kar, who was put on compulsory wait. Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has now appointed Ira Joshi as new Director General of Doordarshan News.