was a night of nights for the TV18 Group of news channels for having
pocketed 16 awards at the first Indian News Television Awards hosted
by Indiantelevision.com. The NDTV Group followed closely behind with
a total tally of 14 awards. Dr. Prannoy Roy, who has truly written
television history in India on his own terms, received a standing
ovation as he was presented the Lifetime Achievement Award for his
contribution to the medium.