Renowned media person Dr. Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios has been nominated as the Chairperson of Media And Entertainment Service Sectional Committee of Bureau of Indian Standard, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food And Public Distribution, Government of India by official government order.
The meeting also witnessed participation from Industry, Industry Organizations, Newspaper Association of India, Educational and Training Institutes like Media and Entertainments Skills Council (MESC), Star India, Yashraj Films, PVR Ltd, FICCI, CII, Airtel Digital TV, Jagaran Prakashan Ltd, Zee TV, Event and Entertainment Management Association (EEMA) etc.
Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), the National Standards Body has been successfully promoting and nurturing standards movement within the country since 1947. BIS came into existence on 01 April 1987 through an Act of Parliament dated 26 November 1986.
It took over the staff, assets, liabilities and functions of the erstwhile Indian Standards Institution (ISI) with an enlarged scope and enhanced powers for harmonious development of activities of standardization, marking and quality certification of goods and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. Keeping in view, the interest of consumers as well as the industry,
“Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) is the National Standard Body of India. BIS is responsible for the harmonious development of the activities of standardization, marking and quality certification of goods and for matters connected therewith or incidental there to.,” informed Dr. Sandeep Marwah newly appointed Chairman
Information of the members present in the first meeting
Shri Vipin Gaur – General Secretary, Shri Vikas Sharma – Executive Secretary, Dr. B. Thomas – Executive Member from Newspapers Association of India , Shri Amanpreet Singh, SM-STB HW – Airtel Digital TV, Shri Rajesh Gohil, Accounts Officer & Administrative Officer – Children’s Film Society of India , Shri Gajendra Tijare – Executive Vice President, Ms Rakhee Gupta – Director, Services – (CII) Confederation of Indian Industry, New Delhi, Shri Prakash Narayanan – General Manager – Event and Entertainment Management Association (EEMA), Ms Leena Jaisani -Assistant Secretary General , Shri Munjal Shroff – FICCI, Shri Basant Rathore – Jagran Prakashan Ltd, Shri Mohit Soni – CEO, Shri Arpanesh Mani -Vice President – Operations &Industry Alliances – MESC, Shri Tarunkumar Mazumdar, Senior Vice President Engineering – PVR Ltd, Shri Paritosh Saha – Vice President Star India , Shri Gaurav Chomal, Associate General Manager- Studios – Yash Raj Films, Shri Amitabh Kumar, Head- Broadcast Operations And Engineering – Zee T.V.