Veteran journalist Upendra Rai has joined Tehelka as CEO and Editor-in-Chief. Prior to this he was working with Sahara Network as Group CEO and Editor-in -Chief. He confirmed the news to exchange4media.
Rai worked with Sahara for six months; this was his third stint with the channel. Prior to joining Sahara News, Rai was Group Editorial Advisor, Businessworld Magazine. He also served as Editor, News Director, Printer and Publisher of Sahara India News Network & Resident Head, Sahara India Pariwar (January 2010 to December 2014).
Rai began his career as a journalist with the Sahara Group over 12 years ago, besides Sahara Media; Rai has worked with Star News and CNBC.