KATHMANDU: South Asian Astro Federation has honoured the vice-president of Federation of Nepali Journalists (FNJ) Dillip Thapa Magar.

On the occasion of the 16th anniversary of the Federation held on Wednesday, Editor of chetana.com Ram Kumar Chhetri and correspondent of Himal Television Manita Pokharel were also honoured in recognition of their contribution in social transformation. Similarly, FNJ's former President Laxmi Baral and Purushottam Bhattarai were also feted.

Nepal Panchanga Nirnayak Committee's Chairman Ram Chandra Gautam conferred the honour.

Gautam further noted that the media has been disseminating truthful information and news to the society, and helping the society move forward towards positive change.