Online reporter wins Agahi Awards 2013 in two categories

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Publication: Online News Network
Date: September 22, 2013
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Online-reporter-wins-Agahi-Awards-2013-in-two-categoriesISLAMABAD: Staff Reporter of Online International News Network, Islamabad, Aslam Chandio, has won the annual Agahi Awards 2013 in two categories; i.e., ‘Sports’ and ‘Energy, water and food security’.

The formal announcement was made during a special ceremony held at the Pakistan National Council of Arts in Islamabad on Saturday. The awards won by Aslam Chandio are Pakistan’s first journalism awards to recognize the country’s best journalists.

The jury, comprising most senior media personnel from across the world, assessed the entries submitted by the journalists from all over the country. The stories headlined as ‘The inspiring story of Sana for women athletes’ and ‘Fight against water theft by Sindhi comrade ‘Ghulam Rasool Sehto’ published in Weekly Pulse Magazine were declared as the best reports in the ‘Sports’ and ‘Energy, water and food security’ categories respectively by the jury.

The Agahi awards ceremony was organized by the NGO – Mishal Pakistan, in collaboration with the press clubs, national and international media related bodies, regulatory authorities, the private sector, and other stakeholders from across the country.