Media must try to maintain credibility: Chetan Bhagat

Bhubaneswar: Media should try to maintain its credibility, said eminent writer Chetan Bhagat.

Speaking on the topic, “Mainstream Media’s Disconnect with the Mainstream” at 7th OTV annual convention-Foresight-2017-Bhagat said, “The media can only gain popularity if it has credibillity. Once media gains popularity, then the number of viewers and readers will increase.”

“But sometimes, the media is losing its credibility by attempting lure its viewers and readers. Once, it loses its credibility, no one is going to read or view and programme of the media,” Bhagat added.

“There is less number of media houses who have gained the faith of the people. If media houses will try to maintain the faith of their audience then their popularity will gain a sustain growth,” He further stated.