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After Adani Group's acquisition, here's a look at the brief history of NDTV

NDTV was India's first private producer of news and current affairs shows. Founded by Radhika Roy and Prannoy Roy, it was incorporated on September 8, 1988, as New Delhi Television Private Limited

NDTV logo. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

BS Web Team New Delhi
New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) has been in the news since Tuesday evening after the news of its acquisition by the Adani Group broke. According to the company's filing with the Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI), the group has acquired a 29.18 per cent stake in NDTV and will make an open offer for another 26 per cent soon.

NDTV released a statement stating that the acquisition was executed without any "input from, conversation with, or consent of" the NDTV founders. Prannoy Roy and Radhika Roy hold a 32.26 per cent stake in the company.

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First Published: Aug 24 2022 | 1:09 PM IST

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