The South Asia Chapter of World Editors Forum (WEF), the network of editors within WAN-IFRA was started in February 2018, and Mukund Padmanabhan, Editor of The Hindu was chosen as the first chairman of the Chapter.
This is the first chapter of WEF in its 25 years history. The following editors (From Top Left) are the members of the Chapter.
Pictured (Top L-R): Mukund Padmanabhan, Ishani Dutta Roy, Harsha Mathew, Kunal Pradhan
(Middle L-R): Laxmi Prasad Pant, Mahfuz Anam, Ritu Kapur, Sinha Ratnatunga
(Bottom L-R): Sitraman Shankar, Unni Rajen Shanker and Yagna Balaji.
Chair: Mukund Padmanabhan , Editor , Chennai, India.
Ishani Dutta Roy, Editor , Anandabazar Patrika, Kolkata, India.
Harsha Mathew , Assistant Editor , Malayala Manorama, Kottayrm, India.
Kunal Pradhan, Managing Editor, Hindustan Times
Laxmi Prasad Pant , Editor , Dainik Bhaskar, Rajasthan, India.
Mahfuz Anam , Editor , The Daily Star, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Ritu Kapur , Co-Founder & CEO , The Quint, Delhi, India.
Sinha Ratnatunga , Editor , The Sunday Times, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Sitaraman Shankar , Editor , Deccan Herald, Bengaluru, India.
Unni Rajen Shanker , Editor , Indian Express, Delhi, India.
Yagna Balaji , Editor , DT Next, Chennai, India.
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