Doordarshan's 'saffron' logo sparks political slugfest

IndiaTimes Saturday, 20 April 2024
The visual rebranding of Doordarshan's news channels, characterized by a shift in the color of its logo from red to orange, has stirred controversy. West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee and the Minister of Information and Broadcasting engaged in a heated exchange over what the opposition labeled as an effort to "saffronize" the national broadcaster.

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