Department of Journalism & Mass Communication of BBK DAV College organised a two days Workshop on ‘Expertising Beats’ conducted by Ms. Megha Manchanda, Principal Correspondent, Cogencis Information Services, New Delhi who has over nine years of experience in journalism & media and has worked with a number of eminent media organisations such as PTI (Press Trust of India), TOI (Times of India), Tribune & AIR. She has been handling coverage related to telecom sector, power, shipping, road transport sector and government policy.
On the first day of the workshop, Ms. Manchanda acquainted the students with the concept of business journalism and explained them how to work in the beat. On the second day, she focussed on how to work in the entertainment beat & also discussed the interrelation between different beats. She further encouraged the students to excel in the areas of their interest.
Principal Dr. Pushpinder Walia appreciated the efforts of the department and said that such activities help the students to develop a thorough understanding of the subject. Dr. Priyanka Bassi, Head, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, along with the other faculty members, thanked Ms. Manchanda for sparing her time for the students.