Staff Correspondent

DHARWAD: Thirty per cent of the people in rural areas of the country are not aware of the media, Director of Dharwad Akashvani C.U. Bellakki has said.

He was inaugurating a seminar on “Media and Woman” organised by the State Information Department and Dharwad Media Club as part of Press Day celebrations at Sri Satyasai Women Home Science College here on Thursday. Mr. Bellakki said that the media provided information and entertainment.

Freelance journalist Pratima Kulkarni said in her lecture that to succeed as a journalist one should be hard-working, creative, courageous, and look at things in an objective manner.