The president of Uttarakhand Journalists Forum and journalist Sunil Negi has been chosen as the All India Achievers’ Pride of the Nation Awardee to be felicitated with this coveted honour at a function slated for dated 6th March at Hotel Samrat, New Delhi.
The coveted award is being bestowed on Negi for his outstanding translation of a book on the massive ecological catastrophe of June 2013 which occured at Kedarnath Valley and around claiming the lives of thousands and leading to myriad economic loss to the 18 year old Himalayan state of Uttarakhand. The following is the text of the statement released by the senior league journalist and director of AIAC Abhishekh Bachchan while declaring the name of Negi as one the coveted awardee:
The ‘doers’, the ‘achievers’, ICONS are the ones who achieve and excel in their chosen vocation and become Role Models worthy of emulation by others. CONGRATULATIONS Sunil Negi for successfully meriting a place for yourself amongst the esteemed ‘PRIDE OF THE NATION’ awardees. The coveted award will be conferred upon you soon under the aeges of ALL INDIA ACHIEVERS CONFERENCE in New Delhi.
Sunil is a senior league Journalist, author and a prolific writer who has carved a name for himself in the Media world. This award goes to him in recognition of his translated book in English “Havoc in Heaven” based on the tragedy that struck Uttarakhand. He has given a first hand account of the tragedy in which thousands of people lost their lives.
CUDOS Sunil, AIAC salutes your remarkable accomplishments and wishes you many more laurels and accolades. Sunil Negi currently contributes to the news portals newsviewsnetwork.com in english and Samacharhub.com in Hindi regularly.