Social activist and journalist Munne Bharti (Md Atharuddin) was accorded with Purvanchal Gauraw Samman 2018 on the occasion of Purvanchal Sahitya Samaroh in Sidhart Nagar.
“The award is given in recognition of social service. Munne is active in the field of journalism for the last 26 years. He has already got many awards. In 1989, he got Radio Masko award, pram Shri by All India journalist Association, Rashtria Gauraw Samman by Akhil Bhartia Lekhak Manch and more. In 2017, Munne was declared most important Media Guest coordinator by India Asia post Media Survey,” said a release.
Munne is a resident of Shaheen Bagh in Okhla.