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2nd December Venue - New Delhi

SJMC Students Visit Punjab Kesari Press as Part of their Industrial Visit

Students of School of Journalism and Mass Communication (SJMC), KR Mangalam University visited the head office of one of India's leading Hindi dailies, Punjab Kesari Press at Wazirpur, New Delhi on December 2 ,2021 to learn nuances of newspaper production as part of their mandatory industrial visit during their course work.

 

 

During the visit, SJMC students interacted with the Editor of Punjab Kesari, Parvinder Sharda, who briefed them on the structure and functioning of a newspaper office and other important factors to keep in mind that keeps the press flourishing. Mr Sharda took the media students on a tour of various departments of the newspaper including editorial and printing where they had the privilege of learning the trick of the trade from seasoned professionals. They also got the opportunity to have hands-on experience on how to run the various equipment to get the best out of a press.

 

 

The time spent at the printing press was especially fruitful for the students as they had the opportunity of observing what goes into the printing of newspaper pages at close quarters.

 

 

As many as 55 BAJMC and MAJMC students from all semesters were part of the visit that was supervised by Assistant Professors, Dr Ankit Kumar Singh and Mr Ritwik Ghosh.