Jamia Millia Islamia alumna Surya Pillai has been honoured. In an event held at Okhla on January 26 she bagged an award for her extraordinary contribution to the field of journalism.
The award was given to her by NGO Aseem Asha Foundation.
Hailing from Kerala, Surya studied journalism at Jamia’s MCRC after which she joined PTI and has been working there for the last three years covering a few impact stories. “The NGO is doing good work. They are really empowering children by giving them the right training,” said Surya, who resides in Rohini.
The NOG gave award to several people.