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Punye Prasoon Vajpayi

Indian Journalist, Anchor and Media Personality

Punya Prasun Bajpai is an Indian journalist, anchor and media personality. He was a news anchor and Executive editor at Aaj Tak and primarily used to host weekday show 10 Tak. He recently joined ABP News and hosted the show Masterstroke. Bajpai is a well-known name in the field of electronic media. He has more than 29 years of experience in electronic and print media. Bajpai has also worked with many other reputed media agencies such as Jansatta, Sunday Observer, Sunday Mail, Lokmat, Zee Newsand NDTV. He has received appreciation for his work during 2001 Indian Parliament attack where he anchored live for 5 consecutive hours. He won the Ramnath Goenka award for Hindi print and electronic media in 2005-06 and 2007–08. He is the only journalist who received this award in TV & print twice.