NEW DELHI, Dec 2: Launched by the National Institute of Engineering and Research (NIER), New Delhi, the Fourth Edition of the Worldwide Impact Awards 2019 was organized recently at the Russian Centre of Science and Culture, Embassy of Russian Federation, here.
The awards recognize excellence in journalism and felicitates representatives from Corporate Houses, Publishers/ Publications, Professional Leaders, and Entrepreneurs and even individuals for their continued commitment to excellence, developing best practices and innovative strategies for growth across sectors.
As part of a grand ceremony, Daily Excelsior–the largest circulated English Daily of Jammu and Kashmir was conferred with the award for “Explanatory Journalism-2019” for its factual, detailed and easy reporting on matters of regional and national importance.
The Award was given to Dr HS Paul, Delhi Bureau Chief and Sharan Kaur, Chief Manager Delhi Office Daily Excelsior by noted Music Director and Singer Anu Malik and Dr Abhiram Kulshreshtha Director General, NIER.
Expressing his views on the felicitation, Dr HS Paul, Delhi Bureau Chief, Daily Excelsior said, “It is an honour for the management of Daily Excelsior to receive such recognition from organization of a very high repute–NIER. We are a household name in the region and millions of readers look up to us as far credible media reporting is concerned. This win inspires us to continually put in our best and keep the spirit of journalism flying high.”
The award ceremony was graced by Swamy Sachidanand Tirath, Acharya Shailesh Tiwari of International fame along with hundreds of people from different walks of life. A play ‘Dastak’ was also performed by a group of more than 60 youths at the beginning of the award ceremony.
Dr HS Paul, Delhi Bureau Chief of Daily Excelsior told the media reporters that in the past, newsman from the topmost publishing house of Jammu–Daily Excelsior has been bestowed with several awards like–State Award of Jammu and Kashmir in the category of Outstanding Media Person and Chief Minister’s Vigilance Medal, Journalist of the Year Award, State Award for Outstanding Contribution in Systematic Voters Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP), Outstanding Media Persona, Best CSR Communication Award at SAARC DAC Award 2019, etc.