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J-POD: Kartik Sahni, Harvard-bound millennial who announced media’s death with a Rs 1,000 ad

September 12, 2020 churumuri
J-POD: The Podcast on Journalists and Journalism
J-POD: Kartik Sahni, Harvard-bound millennial who announced media’s death with a Rs 1,000 ad
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J-POD: The Podcast on Journalists and Journalism
J-POD: Kartik Sahni, Harvard-bound millennial who announced media’s death with a Rs 1,000 ad
Sep 12, 2020
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#KartikSahni, the 24-year-old Delhi-born millennial who inserted an obituary advertisement for Rs 1000 in #TheHindu, to announce the death of Indian media. The ad is a throwback to a similar classified advertisement inserted in The Times of India in 1975, by #AshokMahadevan, then 26, who later became the Editor of #ReadersDigest.
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#KartikSahni, the 24-year-old Delhi-born millennial who inserted an obituary advertisement for Rs 1000 in #TheHindu, to announce the death of Indian media. The ad is a throwback to a similar classified advertisement inserted in The Times of India in 1975, by #AshokMahadevan, then 26, who later became the Editor of #ReadersDigest.