The popular media personality, Vinod is working for the Indian television from the year 1974. Most prominently, he is been awarded by the Indian Government with the Padma Shri Award for his contribution as a Journalist in the year 2008. Initially, during his college days, he was a fantastic singer as well as the debater. Additionally, he was involved in the activities concerning the theater during 1980. As a matter of fact, he is the author of two great children plays which was later performed in the Sutradhar Puppet Theater. In the beginning of his career, he got a chance to host the show – Yuva Manch which was cast on Doordarshan channel. Later, many such youth programs piled up such as Yuv Jan and Jawan Tarang. Most prominently, he continued to host such youth programs until the year 1980.
In the year 1984, he got a major career turning point when he got a chance to host the election analyst program along with the Dr. Prannoy Roy which was in turn cast on Doordarshan. The other hosts in which he appeared as the host are Tasveer – e – Hind, Chunav Chunauti, Election Analysis, Pratidin & Parakh, Kaun Banega Mukhyamantri, Zayka India Ka, Jan Ki Baat, and much more.