Arif Patel of Belgaum has bagged National level Best Video Editor award, presented by the exchange4media during Indian News Broadcasting Awards 2011 ceremony held at New Delhi on Saturday night.
Arif hails from the village of MK Hubli and he has been brought-up in Belgaum. He was interested in video editing and commenced his career as a video editor about 13 years ago in local News channel(in Belgaum).
In 2000, he joined E -Tv at Hyderabad and later shifted to Aaj Tak and CNBC channels. Later he joined CNN IBN News channel, where he is serving as Senior Video Editor till date.
Arif has received the award for his outstanding editing skills and efforts as a video editor in providing visually enhanced narrative.