| June 26, 2017
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Nagarik journo Dulal bags Asia Pacific Award

Nagarik journo Dulal bags Asia Pacific Award

KATHMANDU, April 24: Ministry of Youth and Sports, Global Peace Foundation and UN Habitat have jointly awarded three journalists with Asia Pacific Awards. Nagarik Daily's journalist Durga Dulal was honored with Asia Pacific Peace Award for his  reporting on law, human rights and peace.

Likewise, Sabin Sharma of Rajdhani Daily and Rohit Bhandari of Sagarmatha Television were awarded for their reporting on environment and national tragedies, respectively. In the program, Youth Leader, an international alliance of youth, has urged the government to give priority to involve youths in the reconstruction works in the country.

 

A two-day conference of the alliance in Nepal has also decided to coordinate with the government to mobilize youth in the quake-affected areas. Participants from India, China, USA, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Malaysia attended the conference.