He has cited “preoccupation” as the reason for his resignation from the company’s board.
“Punit Goenka, a non-executive non-independent director, has tendered his resignation from the directorship of the company with effect from the close of business hours of July 22, 2020,” Zee Media Corporation said in a BSE filing.
Goenka is the managing director and chief executive officer of Zee Entertainment Enterprises.
He is the elder son of Essel Group Chairman Subhash Chandra.
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