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Alok Agrawal steps down as Zee Media CEO

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MUMBAI: Zee Media CEO Alok Agrawal has decided to move on from his current role and is set to join Reliance Industries (RIL). However, he refused to comment on the new role he will be taking at RIL.

Sources in the company say that the position of Zee Media CEO has been dissolved and now that all senior management will report directly to Zee News group CEO Bhaskar Das.

Sharing his movement on Twitter, Agrawal said “Delighted to share my move to Team #RIL. Thank you Team @ZeeNews.” Recently, Sahara Samay group editor BV Rao also quit and joined RIL.

Agrawal joined Zee News in 2012 after leaving Cheil India as its COO for south west Asia. Prior to that he was with Bates 141 and Grey Advertising.

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