Sumit Awasthi moves on from Network18
Sumit Awasthi, Deputy Managing Editor Network 18 has left Network18 sources have confirmed. Additionally, sources have reported that he is expected to join ABP News Network. He started his career with Zee News and has close to 22 years of experience in the field of Journalism. He has worked with some of the top media houses in the country such as Network 18, Aaj Tak, IBN7 and Zee News.
Prior to joining Network 18, Awasthi was the Resident Editor at Zee News, where he served a short period of eleven months. Awasthi has also been associated with Aaj Tak for almost five years where his last held designation was Deputy Editor. He was also the deputy editor of the political news and was also a primetime anchor on the show called ‘Dastak’. He joined IBN7 in August and immediately left a mark with a special show on 100 days of Narendra Modi government. Political reportage has been his claim to fame, but he has also extensively covered stories on cricket and international affairs too.