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Distributes awards among best staffers
Srinagar, Mar 10: The English daily Rising Kashmir Saturday celebrated its 10th publication anniversary here with the launch of special collectors supplement ‘decade of difference in journalism’ showcasing 10-year long journey.
A function was held here with vice chancellor Islamic University of Science and Technology Mushtaq Siddiqui being the chief guest while veteran journalist Mohammad Sayeed Malik was guest of honour.
The internal awards for the best staffers of Kashmir Media House (KMH)-which publishes Rising Kashmir, Bulund Kashmir, Sangarmal and Kashmir Parcham-were also distributed for the year 2016 and 2017.
The awardees for 2016 included senior deputy editor Rising Kashmir Fayaz Wani; Irshad Ahmad (Ground Staff); Shaiq Ahmad layout designer with Urdu daily Buland Kashmir; Shoiab Wani sub-editor Kashmiri daily Sangarmal; Farooq Javed Khan head photography department KMH; Umar Farooq Khan Amiri manager administration and marketing KMH; and Raashid Maqbool executive editor Kashmir Parcham.
For 2017 senior editor Bulund Kashmir Sahil Maqbool; layout designer Rising Kashmir Aga Shahi; assistant manager KMG Shaharyar Bukhari; and bureau chief Rising Kashmir Jammu Syed Amjad Shah begged the awards.
Mementoes were also presented to opinion editor Rising Kashmir Shoeb Hamid, Oped editor Daanish Bin Nabi and layout designer Sameer Bhat for the special 100-page supplement commemorating the 10 years of Rising Kashmir. (KNS)