New Delhi, Sept 24: Popular journalist and News 24 Editor-in-Chief Mrs Anuradha Prasad has been awarded with the prestigious 'Shailikar Award' for her contribution and dedication in the field of journalism here on Sunday. Vice President Venkaiah Naidu honored Mrs Anuradha Prasad at the '14th ShailIkar award ceremony' organised at the Vice President House.
On the occasion, Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar, poular journalist Shekhar Gupta, lyricist and ad guru Prasun Joshi were also present. Shailikar award is given to those eminent personalities who are involved in literature and journalism in the memory of Padma Shri Kanhiyalal Prabhakar Mishra. Kanhiyalal Prabhakar Mishra was a freedom fighter and renowned journalist.
Mrs. Anuradha Prasad is counted among the country's top journalists. Over the past three decades, she has been consistently taking up various social issues and today Venkaiah Naidu honoured her for her work in the field of journalism.
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