Niret Alva - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)


Niret Alva is an award winning television journalist, producer, anchor and director. His work has been awarded a National Award(Indian) for Excellence in Visual Science Based Communication and an International Award(Asian Television Award) for Best Anchor in a Current Affairs Series.

Miditech Pvt. Ltd, the independent content production company he co-founded with brother Nikhil Alva has won 80 national and international awards for its documentaries, reality shows, drama series and kids programming.

Niret Alva was selected as an Asia 21 Leader by the New York based, Asia Society and is currently part of the Faculty at the Srishti School of Art and Design in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

He has a BA (hons) in History(St. Stephen’s College, Delhi) , a Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism(Indian Institute of Mass Communications , Delhi) and an LLB(Bachelor of Law, Mumbai)