RSS reporter Bhandari awarded

Posted By Badal Nepal || Date: 11 January, 2017

Surunga (Jhapa), Jan 11: Reporter with the National News Agency (RSS) from Jhapa, Surendra Bhandari, has been honoured with the Laxmi Best Education Journalism Award. The award was set up in memory of Harinayaran Gupta. Former Education Minister Giriraj Mani Pokhrel presented Bhandari the award carrying a purse of Rs 5,100 and a felicitation letter. Bhandari has been working as a journalist for the past 11 years. Editor of the Yalambar Times daily, Dipin Rai, was also honoured on the occasion. On the occasion, former Education Minister and leader of the CPN (Maoist-Centre), Pokhrel said students, guardians, teachers and government need to be serious to ensure quality education. RSS