New Delhi: Neelum Sharma, veteran DD News anchor, passed away on Saturday at the age of 50.
Sharma, who was associated with the India’s public service broadcaster Doordarshan for more than two decades, was battling cancer.
“DD News mourns the passing away of our dear Colleague Neelum Sharma. A founding anchor of the channel with over 20 yeras of association with #DDNews, She played a stellar role in many capacities. Neelum Sharma has done excellent programmes like ‘Badi Charcha’ and ‘Tejasvini’ which are considered to be benchmarks in TV journalism. She has won several awards including ‘Nari Shakti award’.
The DD News family will forever remain incomplete after her passing”, the public service broadcaster tweeted.
Sharma had won several awards including ‘Nari Shakti award’.