New law needed to govern salary in print media : Ravindra Kumar

New Delhi: Outgoing president of Indian Newspaper Society (INS) Ravindra Kumar today (Friday) said a new law is required to govern salary and other issues relating to print media and called the wage boards “life-threatening disease” as their recommendations have put a “crippling burden” on the industry. In his Presidential address at the 75th annual general meeting of INS, Kumar said implementation of recommendations of the Majithia Wage Board has badly hit all newspaper establishments and urged the government to do away with them.