One of the most prominent name in broadcast media, Faye D'Souza has reportedly resigned as the Executive Editor of Mirrow Now. As per latest updates, Vinay Tewari has been appointed as her replacement.
Her sudden exit has clearly shocked her fans and they took to Twitter to express their disappointment over the decision. People applauded her for her fearless brand of journalism and that is exactly what they're going to miss.
#FayeDsouza was the voice of ethical journalism, not caring for any ideology but issues of the people of India! Her leaving the Mirror Now channel is a tragedy!— Sundar Nair (@NairSundar) September 10, 2019
Dispassionate news has taken a Sabbath and there will be nothing to differentiate this channel from others!
I was wondering till yesterday that how she alone doing true journlism till today while paid media is everywhere.— Sanket Bhargava (@sanket87) September 9, 2019
And today got the news that she has resigned. #FayeDsouza you will be missed .I hope you come back soon at more bigger platform.@MirrorNow what a loss for you .
@fayedsouza No Matter what, But You will always be remembered in history for the time when journalists were not crawling rather rolling under feet of the regime, You stood firmly with some others to save journalism.#FayeDsouza https://t.co/mGz0JHKH8H pic.twitter.com/XgRlMncGlQ— FAIZAN AHMED (@mojobyfaizan) September 9, 2019
No matter where she is and wat she pursues in her future she was an epitome of journalism for me and will cont to be. She's given me perspectives to ponder and it wasn't just a mere dent, what she's given to journalism is nothing less than a wonder ❤️#FayeDsouza https://t.co/DVe0jd4YGt— sanchita lohot (@sanchitalohot) September 9, 2019
U r the voice of the people. Shouldn’t have resigned but as you did, reason best known to you. Request you to join now @ndtv So that you n @ravishndtv both can raise the real issue the common man like us. Ur the one of 2 Fearless journalists. #FayeDsouza— Bhavik Makwana (@bhavikmakwana) September 9, 2019
U never spread hatred, u never shouted to put ur point across, u just followed the basic ethics of journalism @fayedsouza and women like us always look upto u. U have resigned from a job it just means u refused to not be people's voice. More power to u ❤️ #FayeDsouza https://t.co/HG38jOrw2E— Sakshi Joshi (@sakshijoshii) September 9, 2019
Dear @fayedsouza ma'am because of you, I started watching news again. Otherwise rest all news channels are like daily soaps.. Running behind TRPs. Request you to please come back on @MirrorNow #FayeDSouzaComeBack 🙏 @deespeak pic.twitter.com/HNcklxeYVk— Ketan Nardhani (@ketan83) September 9, 2019
My heart truly wants to believe you'll be back in the same form with as strong a voice. But the mind recognizes too well how infected our news media has become for that to be true.. #FayeDsouza @fayedsouza— Jayan (@algetz) September 9, 2019
@fayedsouza I'm sure you will continue to be Voice of the people in whatever capacity you choose in ur future endeavors #MirrorNow is Never going to me the same again... And I'll shall follow your lead 😊 #FayeDsouza— Kabir Ahamed (@Kabir_Ahamed) September 9, 2019
One more powerful voice has been cut off by political brute force. Good journalism needs to be protected @MirrorNow @fayedsouza wishing you bigger success ♥️#FayeDsouza #blackday #savejournalism https://t.co/22P6CeRAQZ— Stuti Tank (@HiamStuti) September 9, 2019
Mirror Now won't be the same without #FayeDsouza— Animesh Chanchani (@achanchani) September 9, 2019
One of the few who called a spade a spade.
Update: Official statement from Times Network on Faye D'Souza:
Regarding ongoing speculation surrounding Faye D’Souza’s disengagement with Mirror Now, this is to clarify that Faye continues to be associated with Times Network and Mirror Now. Having played a pivotal role in establishing a strong position for Mirror Now, Faye moves away from managing daily operations of the brand and will now be responsible for creating and presenting flagship shows on Mirror Now in addition to steering new shows, IPs and ground events for the Network.