New Delhi, Aug. 27 (PTI): Space scientist U.R. Rao has resigned as chairman of the Prasar Bharati board, apparently to avoid any conflict of interest in view of his association with another broadcasting company.
Rao, who was appointed last year, is understood to be on the board of directors of another broadcasting company that was seen as a competitor of Doordarshan. Sources said Rao sent his resignation to the information and broadcasting ministry on Monday.
They said rao resigned to avoid any possibility of conflict of interest. Pti as skt sks 08271040 d