Department of Mass Communication Rashtra Sant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University, (RTMNU) expressed pleasure as its almuni has become cityâ€™s first citizen. Dr Moiz Menan Haque, now HoD of the Department, while talking to The Live Nagpur said,â€ We are really proud, of our past student, Dayashankar Tiwari, who is now the Mayor of Nagpur. We wish him the best for his challenging task.â€
Dr Haque remembers that he along with Tiwari were batchmates of 1989-90 batch. â€œWe were the first batch to start at an independent building, prior the Mass Communication Department, was run in the University liberary,â€ Dr Haque said. He also added that the new building of the Department was inaugurated at the hands of then information and Broadcasting Miniser K K Tiwari. Dr Ramprakash Sexsena, was the HoD of the Department, while stalwarts in journalism like M Y Bodhankar, T B Golar, Mohan Mardikar were among the faculties.