A senior journalist with three decades of experience with a national News Agency in India. After thirty years of English journalism, he practiced Hindi journalism and was Editor of a Hindi news agency. During his journalistic career he has handled important Beats of Prime Minister's Office, External Affairs Ministry, Ministries of Defence and Home that includes internal security Issues, and Science and Technology. He has travelled with Indian Prime Ministers Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Dr. Manmohan Singh and several Foreign Ministers for about 15 years as member of their delegations and visited about 45 countries. He has covered several major international Summits including the UN General Assembly, BRICS, SAARC, CHOGM, India-US, India-Russia and India-EU bilateral Summits besides many standalone visits. He specializes in foreign affairs and security issues, specifically subjects like Disinformation and Terrorism. He has been awarded a civilian honour by the government of Kazakhstan on the occasion of Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev completing 20 years in power. He was one of the International Observers for 2007 elections in Kazakhstan and visited Almaty. He has also covered the fall of Taliban in Afghanistan and the war in 2001 and lived in Afghanistan for more than a month at the height of civil war there. He has reported Rajya Sabha, Upper House of Indian Parliament, for more than a decade.