New Delhi: Jaideep Bhatnagar has taken over today as Principal Director General, Press Information Bureau.
He took over from Shri Kuldeep Singh Dhatwalia who superannuated on February 28.
Bhatnagar is an Officer of the Indian Information Service, Batch of 1986. He has earlier served in Doordarshan News as head of the Commercial, Sales and Marketing Division of Doordarshan.
He has also served as Prasar Bharati Special Correspondent West Asia covering twenty countries. He later went on to head the News Services Division of All India Radio.
Prior to his current charge as head of the organization, Bhatnagar has worked in PIB for six years in different capacities.