Veteran TV anchor and well-known face of Doordarshan (DD) News and Nari Shakti awardee, Neelum Sharma is no more. She was associated with DD for over two decades.
DD News took to Twitter and wrote that the channel is mourning passing away of our dear colleague Neelum Sharma. A founding anchor with over 20 years of association with DD news, she had played a stellar role in many capacities. The cause of her death is reported to be cancer.
A prolific anchor who started her career with Doordarshan in 1995, Neelum Sharma conducted noted programs like ‘Tejasvini’ and ‘Badi Charcha’.
It is being reported that Neelum Sharma was suffering from Cancer.
She had received ‘Nari Shakti’ award in March this year.