New Delhi, Nov 27: News24 on Monday honoured newswoman Kalli Purie. She is Vice Chairperson of the India Today Group. She is better recognized in the media industry for her vision to synergize India Today Group’s excellence in conventional journalism with the reach and innovations of new media. She is a part of the four-member governing Council at the India Today Group. Kalli Purie studied at Modern School, New Delhi, and graduated from Oxford University in Politics, Philosophy & Economics.
She was conferred with the Jashn-e-Youngistan Samman for Media Entrepreneur of the Year by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
The award is part of News24's unique initiative to appreciate and encourage the dynamic young power of the country as it is the youth in whose hands lie the future of a nation. The Young India is laying the foundation of a New India, an India that is making a world-wide impression. News24 has thus taken the lead in promoting and honouring the youth of India with its first edition of Jashn-e-Youngistan.