Senior journalist and former chief of Suvarna News Shashidhar Bhat joined Samaya News channel on Thursday evening. He quit Suvarna News after the entry of Ranga and his team. For sometime he was entrusted with some other responsibility in Jupiter media. Now he has taken over Samaya, run by Congress politician Satish Jarkiholi.
Jarkiholi has referred to Shashidhar Bhat’s name in his speech on the occasion of launch of his channel.