Sasa Lekovic, a reputed journalist from Croatia, has come here to train the journalists of the Daily Kalerkantho the investigative journalism practically.
With Swedish finance, local NGO Management and Resources Development Initiative (MRDI) and Daily Kaler Kantho jointly organized the week-long training programme.
In presence of Kalerkantho's Executive Editor Mostofa Kamal, Joint Editor Touhidur Rahman and Deputy Editor Titu D Gupta, a discussion was held today when the strategy of improving practical journalism as well as the contemporary challenges in this sector was highlighted. The noted journalist will run another training session tomorrow.
Sasa Lekovic, who is working as a journalist for the last 39 years, believes media protection is needed for social welfare and development while investigative journalism plays an important role in maximizing the success of mass media.