|6 Manipur scribes awarded media fellowship|
IMPHAL, June 2 - Six journalists of Manipur have been awarded the first-ever State Level Media Fellowship on Climate Change Reporting for the year 2018-19 during a consultative media workshop here, sources said on Sunday.
Manipur Director of Information and Public Relations Dr Y Nabachandra and Editor of Imphal Free Press, Pradip Phanjoubam, chairing a consultative media workshop, in Imphal on Sunday. – Correspondent
The journalists who received the media fellowship awards are Laishram Shamungou Singh (The Sangai Express), Pouguilung Kamei (All India Radio), Mungchan Zimik (The Sangai Express), Kshetri Meghajit (Naharolgi Thoudang), Babie Shirin (Imphal Free Press) and Ksh Premchand (Impact TV).
They will receive a sum of Rs 50,000 in installments to support their travel and research. The first installment of the fellowship was handed over to the journalists during the workshop.