State Government institutes awards for best features

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

The School Education Department has decided to institute awards for best news features published in newspapers, magazines and television for analytical and development articles on the department. The award to be named Dr.Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan Best News Features would be presented in three categories.

  • Best News Feature (Telugu Press)
  • Best News Feature (English Press)
  • Best News Feature (Electronic media)

The awards will carry a citation and a cash prize of Rs.25,000. Minister for HRD Ganta Srinivasa Rao announced of this saying that the government has decided to involve the journalists in the participatory developments.

Applications would be invited from journalists and they would be scrutinized by an expert committee to be constituted for the purpose. Details of the awards would be made available on the websites of MHRD, Commissioner of School Education and Sarva Siksha Abhiyan from January 1, 2016.

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