Journalist awarded

KATHMANDU: Editor of the Gorkhapatra Daily Tribhuvanchandra Wagle has been honoured with ‘Active Journalism Award against Caste-Based Discrimination’.

Nepal Press Union Chairman Borna Bahadur Karki handed over the award to journalist Wagle on the occasion of the first National Journalism Day in the capital on Thursday.

The award, established by Dalit Rights and Development Centre-Nepal, carries a purse of Rs 5,555 .