Executive Editor and Chief of English Desk at Rastriya Samachar Samiti, Deep Raj Sanyal, and Deputy Manager, Rajesh Kumar Shrestha, are going to be awarded with this year's the 'Adityadhoj Joshi Memorial Award' presented by Nepal National Employees Organisation, RSS Chapter.
Sanyal has entered RSS service in 2054 BS while Shrestha in 2050 BS. A meeting of the Organisation held today took the decision in this regard. The award will be presented on the 60th anniversary of RSS which is on February 19, said Organisation Chair Prem Prasad Upadhyay.
The award carries a purse of Rs 5,555 each.
On 18 February 1962, RSS formally operated from the residence of RSS former manager Aadityadhoj Joshi at New Road.
Earlier, RSS staffs Raju Shakya, Phiruram Chaudhary, Dhurba Bhakta Shrestha, Bal Bahadur Bishwokarma, Madan Gautam, Shambhu Prasad Yadav, Ramesh Mishra, Pabitra Gurung, Krishna Prasad Sharma, Bhola Nath Poudel, Ram Bhagat Budhathoki, Mangal Bahadur Jalahari, Nhuchhe Raj Bajracharya, Sagur Singh Rana, Jagat Krishna Shrestha, Rajani Bajracharya, Tirtha Prasad Bhattarai, Ram Lal Shrestha, Bishnu Prasad Lamichhane and Hari Bastola have bagged the award, which was established in 2066 BS.
Source: National News Agency Nepal