Assignment : To look after the weekly newspaper 'Sahara Samay' editorial (desk & reporting both). Filing of special / breaking / exclusive reports regularly, wrote editorials, prepared special reports for TV Sahara Samay & was member of the expert panel on political and strategic affairs.
Special Mention: regularly did investigative & political stories in Sahara Samay weekly & Sahara Samay news channels simultaneously, besides the morning news analysis on National & NCR channels. In the Bihar assembly elections Bihar & Jharkhand channel of Sahara Samay produced special program “Bihar Chunav…Aar ya Paar” in which, I was sole analyst with the anchor. This special program continued for more than a month. On the day of final results, I was one of the main analysts of the daylong program on National channel. I was member of the expert panel on political and strategic affairs on Sahara Samay news channel.
Few Breaking/Exclusive/Special Stories of Sahara Samay Print & TV :
3 year old boy was caged with dogs for seven long years in Delhi, when rescued, he was virtually behaving (barking, biting & eating) like a dog, sent for rehabilitation in a missionary institution. Broke this news with photo & his poor mother's interview in the inaugural issue of 'Sahara Samay'.
Published exclusive documents pf Pakistan Army related with the famous Sarabjeet Singh Case.
The TV channel produced series of special stories on that with my regular analysis. The story of Sarabjeet Singh was the first story aired on tv with Pakistan army's document, that how he was falsely implicated in the serial bomb blast case by the Pakistani Military Intelligence officer and got capital punishment from Pakistani Supreme court.
Some of the top brasses of Army conspired to open the Army head quarter on Sunday and destroyed the files by putting it into the shredder machine. Files were related with the multi crore scam being investigated by the CBI. Broken in Sahara Samay weekly newspapepr and later on this story was carried by Asian Age also.
Published the letters, which exposed that the ‘supari’ was given to the Subhash Thakur gang to kill cricketer Azharuddin by the D’coy. Those letters were seized by the Intelligence Bureau. Sahara Samay TV channel aired a special one hour program on the said issue.
Broke the pathetic story of two kashmiri brothers who were taken into custody at Kathmandu allegedly involved in Kandhar air hijack conspiracy, but are traceless till today. After the news published in Sahara Samay weekly and flashed on Sahara news channel, a PIL was filed in Supreme Court and SC ordered central government to file the reply.
Some investigative stories of the Army were broken in 'Sahara Samay':
1.Pathetic story of a whistle blower: An Army Major of 23rd infantry division was arrested and declared mad when he exposed the large irregularity in storing army’s high explosives & ammunitions. The explosives & ammunitions were smuggled outside and even sold to the criminals & militants. I managed to slip into the military jail, took photograph & interview of the brutally tortured major. It was published in Sahara Samay & Sahara Time magazine in series. Latter, the news was carried by the news channels as a special story.
How the accused Army officers of 'operation west end' (Tahelka) were scot-free secretly. How the tainted army officers were promoted to the senior hierarchy.
3. Multi crore-fodder scam in the Army, CBI officers were bribed & how they tried to hush up the case. This was the cover story of the Sahara Samay.
4. How another 'whistle blower' of the Army was brutally killed by the army officers in central command.