The Jammu and Kashmir government has appointed Rishi Suri as the new media consultant to Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti.
Rishi Suri is an editor of The Daily Milap and son of the Navin Suri, The founder of Daily Milap from Punjab state.
Rishi Suri expresses Honour to be appointed as a media consultant, “Honoured to be appointed as a Media Consultant to the J&K Chief Minister @MehboobaMufti ji. Looking fwd to working with her & her team towards the betterment of the state & the country” he tweeted.
Earlier Kashmiri born prominent journalist Suhail Bukhari was media Consultant to the chief minister who later resigned from the post due to his personal reasons.
The job of media consultant is to promote government policies and monitor social, electronic and print media. The idea is to manage positive perceptions of the government among the people.