Okhla-based Arfa Khanum has been selected as Indian Media Ambassador to Germany for 2017.
“Immensely privileged to announce that I have been selected Indian Media Ambassador to Germany for 2017. For the next few months in Germany I will be researching on ‘The rise of right wing in Germany and challenges for inclusivity’,” she wrote on her timeline.
Senior Anchor at Rajya Sabha Television Past: Aamir Khan Productions and New Delhi Television
Arfa Khanum is a broadcast journalist and currently works as a senior anchor with Rajya Sabha TV, the official broadcaster of the Upper House of Parliament. Previously associated with NDTV, she has worked closed with Aamir Khan on his TV blockbuster Satyamev Jayate.
Her areas of interest are international affairs and issues of social justice.
In the last decade and a half, Arfa has covered a wide range of political developments in India and reported from a number of conflict hit areas in the world, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan and Nepal.
Her reporting interests in Germany include socio-economic reasons behind the rise of the right-wing in Germany and challenges for inclusivity as mentioned on her timeline.