Ambikanand Sahay, who was heading the news business of the Sahara Group, including television and print, has resigned. When contacted by exchange4media, Sahay said, “Yes, I have quit as of yesterday.” He refused to divulge any further details.
Sahay was Senior Vice-President of Sahara India Media and Entertainment and had overseen the launch of regional centric channels like Sahara Samay Uttranchal and Sahara Samay Bihar.
Sahay had previously been with The Times of India as Resident Editor of the Lucknow edition. Prior to his TOI stint, he had worked with The Statesman.