December 2: The Society of Economic Journalists of Nepal (Sejon) has honoured Madan Lamsal, chairman and editor-in-chief of New Business Age Pvt Ltd which publishes monthly magazine, New Business Age, and national daily paper Aarthik Abhiyan.
Sejon said it felicitated Lamsal for his contribution to business journalism since the last two decades.
Sejon on the occasion of its 21st anniversary on Saturday (December 1) felicitated various personalities in the presence of Minister for Finance, Dr Yuba Raj Khatiwada.
Various economic journalists including Kuver Chalise of Karobar Daily were also honoured on the occasion.
Four best journalists from print and electronic media were honored with Sejon Award and Sanjay Neupane Fellowship Award.
Rudhra Khadka of Nagarik News and Subhas Yonjan of Capital News were awarded with the Sejon Award for print and online journalism. They also received Rs 50,000 each along with the award.
Similarly, Bhagwan Khanal of Karobar Daily was handed over Rs 85,000 under Sanjay Neupane Fellowship Award for investigative journalism.
Amar Baduwal and Arun Sapkota of Bizzmandu.com were jointly awarded with Rs 25000.
Likewise, New Business Age Pvt Ltd on the occasion contributed Rs 50,000 for the establishment of revolving fund in the name of late Sanjay Neupane.