M.A. Journalism alumna Bipasha Mukherjea (M.A. Journ 2016) was named the best journalist in sportswriting and received India’s Ramnath Goenka award for this distinction in December 2017.
Mukherjea, a television reporter and producer, was among three journalists from India Today who were recognized for their achievements, in a ceremony attended by Indian Vice President Venkaiah Naidu. Read the full story here (link to article: http://indiatoday.intoday.in/
Her winning piece is the story of seven boys from the interior region of Mizoram who competed in a football tournament in Germany. Watch the video here (link to story)