Editor, New Sense
Joydeep began his career in mainstream journalism in 2003 as a producer, later working as a correspondent from numerous locations in India. He became the station head of Zee News in Kolkata and was later bureau chief for Eastern India at Green TV. At present he is associated with News Sense, a solutions journalism digital news platform as its editor, and is also a regular columnist with the national weekly Uday India. A trained defence journalist accredited by the Indian Ministry of Defence, he is also associated with the Google News Initiative India Training Network as a trainer with expertise in identifying and debunking fake news. In 2020, Joydeep was awarded with the prestigious Sishushree Award by the West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights, supported by UNICEF, for Best Reporting on Child Rights.