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Press trust of India (PTI) began operating

Press trust of India (PTI) began operating on 2 February 1949 in India. Press Trust of India (PTI), a news agency which is mutual assistance in working towards a common goal owned by newspapers in India, which united collectively to get protecting the administration of the Associated Press of India and the Indian tears of the Reuters news agency of Britain. It started functioning on 2 February in the year 1949 and its headquarters is located in Mumbai, India.

Press trust of India (PTI) began operating
Press trust of India (PTI) began operating

PTI was originally founded on August 27, 1947, and started its operating in February 1949. It is regulated and administered by the Board of Directors under the chairmanship.

The Press Trust of India Ltd., regularly recognized as PTI, is the most extensive news company in India. It has two headquartered which are located in New Delhi and Mumbai and is a charitable organization among more than 500 Indian publications and has higher than 1,000 full-time employees. In PTI there are 400 journalists and 500 part-time contributors who operate over settled in a most maximum of the division headquarters in the nation. 

A few acquaintances are based in important capitals and major business cities around the globe. It presents news coverage and knowledge of the district in both English and Hindi languages. Its corporate building is established at Sansad Marg, in New Delhi, and its certified building in D N Road, in Mumbai.

Press trust of India building in New Delhi
Press trust of India building in New Delhi

In the year 1976, the government of India announced a state of emergency and demanded PTI to join with India’s different three significant news agencies, the United News of India, Hindustan Samachar, and Samachar Bharati, but in the year 1978, the four companies were permitted to commence functioning freely repeat.

PTI also has correspondence agreements with different foreign news agencies so to reach the world perspective as strong; they comprise significant centers of the globe like London, Bangkok, Colombo, Dhaka, Islamabad, Dubai, Beijing, Moscow, including Kathmandu. PTI is one of the principal shareholders in the equipment of news companies of business all around the world.