Port Blair, Nov 08: The Directorate of IP&T, A&N Administration has decided to award/felicitate the media houses and media persons of A&N Islands, on the occasion of National Press Day, on 16th November 2017. The criteria for the selection of the awardees are Best Newspaper, in terms of getup and content, Best Chief Editor/Editor, Best Reporter, Best Photographer and Popular Choice Award.
The selection for the awards will be done in transparent manner, through a process of voting to be conducted by the IP Department. Nominations for all these categories will be received till 10th November, 2017 during office hour and voting will be done on 11th November, 2017. The result will be announced during the function of National Press Day on 16th November, 2017.
The media houses, newspaper organizations have been requested to submit their nominations in one or all given categories to the Public Relations Officer, IP&T by 04.00 PM on 10th November, 2017. The nominations to be submitted must be pertaining to the period from 1st November, 2016 to 1st November, 2017.