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“No One Likes To Be Exposed. Jindal Wants To Pull Me Down.”

In the first exclusive interview on the war with Jindal, the non-executive chairman of Zee speaks out

“No One Likes To Be Exposed. Jindal Wants To Pull Me Down.”
“No One Likes To Be Exposed. Jindal Wants To Pull Me Down.”
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Subhash Chandra, non-executive chairman of the Zee media group, jokes that he was “unemployed and Naveen Jindal has given me employment”. Employees of his channel are in jail on charges of extorting money from the Jindal group. It’s an all-out war and in the first exclusive interview since it broke, Chandra met Anuradha Raman at his bungalow on Delhi’s posh Kautilya Marg. A shorter, edited version of this appeared in print.

Why is Naveen Jindal targeting you?

People in the ruling party, the opposition or just different members of parliament, generally in all these classes, there is a kind of dislike for CAG, media and the judiciary. Nobody wants to be exposed. There was a time when television and magazines and newspapers were not there, you could call a couple of newspaper editors, and things would not come into the limelight. Today anything happening in any part of the country gets on air within an hour. And people don't like negative reports. What Jindal has been telling people...

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