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Print media journalist
with more than
40 years experience:
26 ~ Hindi   13 ~ English   04 ~ Gujarati

Shravan Garg
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  • Alumnus
  • Thomson Foundation, London, UK
    Salzburg Seminar, Salzburg, Austria
  • Participant
  • Various national &
    International media seminars

time-line

  • 2013
  • Member,
    Indian Institute of Mass Communication Society,
    New Delhi
  • 2012
  • Chief Editor, Nai Dunia
    MP, Chhattisgarh & Delhi
  • 2011-14
  • Member, Press Council of India
  • 2010-13
  • Member, National Integration Council, New Delhi
  • 2009
  • Member, Executive Committee, Editors Guild of India
  • 2007-12
  • Group Editor, Dainik Bhaskar Group
  • Earlier
  • Divya Bhaskar, Shanivar Darpan
    Free Press Journal, MP Chronicle, Financial Express
    Aas-Pass, Prajaneeti, Sarvodaya

awards & publications

  • 2012
  • Lokmanya Tilak National Award for Excellence in Journalism
  • 1975
  • On Bihar Movement

    Bihar Aandolan – Ek Simhavlokan

  • 1972
  • Co-authored Chambal Ki Bandooken Gandhi Ke Charano Mein
    (book on the surrender of dacoits)
  • 1963
  • Compiled & edited book on poetry
  • 2004 – Austria
  • Journalism
  • Salzburg Seminar, Salzburg
  • 1982 – UK
  • Journalism
  • Thomson Foundation, London
  • 1973 – India
  • Diploma – English Journalism
  • Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, New Delhi
  • 1971 – India
  • BA
  • University of Indore, Indore
  • 1967 – India
  • Diploma – Electrical Engineering
  • Shri Vaishnav Polytechnic, Indore
  • April 2012 – to date
  • Chief Editor
  • Naidunia – MP, Chhattisgarh & Delhi
  • Multi-edition editorial responsibility
  • Nov 2007 – Mar 2012
  • Group Editor
  • Dainik Bhaskar, New Delhi
  • Editorial representation of the Group in New Delhi
    64 Editions / 13 states
  • Sep 2003 – Nov 2007
  • Editor, Gujarat
  • Divya Bhaskar, Ahmedabad
  • Member – core team
    for launching Divya Bhaskar
    Gujarati daily
  • Sep 1993 – Aug 2003
  • Editor
  • Dainik Bhaskar, Indore
  • Member – core team
    for launching Dainik Bhaskar
    Hindi daily
  • May 1991 – Aug 1993
  • Editor
  • Shanivar Darpan, Indore
  • Hindi news & views weekly
  • May 1989 – Apr 1991
  • Editor
  • Free Press Journal, Indore
  • English daily
  • Sep 1986 – Apr 1989
  • News Editor
  • M.P. Chronicle, Bhopal
  • English daily
  • Jul 1983 – Aug 1986
  • In-charge, MP
  • Free Press Journal, Indore
  • English daily
  • Feb 1981 – Jun 1983
  • News Editor
  • Naidunia, Indore
  • Hindi daily
  • Jul 1976 – Feb 1981
  • Chief Sub-editor
  • Financial Express, New Delhi
  • English daily – Indian Express Group
  • Jul 1975 – Apr 1976
  • Sub-editor / Reporter
  • Aas-Pass, New Delhi
  • Hindi weekly – Indian Express Group
  • Sep 1974 – Jul 1975
  • Sub-editor / Reporter
  • Prajaneeti, New Delhi
  • Hindi weekly – Indian Express Group
  • Dec 1972 – Aug 1974
  • Sub-editor / Reporter
  • Sarvodaya, New Delhi
  • Hindi weekly – Sarva Sewa Sangh
  • 1972 – 77
  • Associated with Jai Prakash Narayan (JP). Spent an year with him,
    monitored the Chambal Dacoit Surrender, & trekked in the Chambal ravines
  • Pursuits
  • Photographer, short story & travelogues writer & poet
  • TV
  • Panelist & debater on national TV channels
  • Travels
  • Widely travelled journalist in India & abroad;
    Member of Prime Minister’s press entourage on his visits abroad

  • Birth date
  • May 25, 1946
  • Marital status
  • Married with two children, both well settled