Kathmandu,19 Feb 2015: The Rastriya Samachar Samiti (RSS) has organised an exhibition of photos that were used in its services in the past one year on the occasion of its 54th anniversary of its establishment.
The exhibition held at the RSS central office premises, Singha Durbar Plaza in the capital includes selected photos used in its photo services. The exhibition also includes photos that were selected as the top three photos of the year.
A photo showing a school-age boy grazing goats by Nimendra Shahi was adjudged the best and bagged the first prize carrying a purse of Rs 4,000.
Similarly, Myagdi district correspondent Santosh Gautam and RSS Baglung correspondent Ram Bahadur Thapa’s photo received the consolation prize. They received Rs 1,500 each.
Minister for Information and Communications Dr Minendra Rijal awarded them amidst the anniversary celebrations held at RSS head office today. Minister Rijal was chief guest of the programme.
The photo exhibition includes a total of 50 photos on various topics including political, social, cultural and environmental and will continue for the next few days.