Odisha Media Award to be conferred on August 8

Bhubaneswar,August 5: Odisha Media Award (OMA) is to be conferred on August 8 an attempt by a group of journalists and development activists.

OMA is to facilitate media coverage of people's causes by recognising and encouraging journalists and other media persons of the state of Odisha who theorugh their works have championed causes of people while passing relevant information to empower the ordinary man.

The nomination for the award started on February 5, 2015. Within the period the process of selection is finished.

OMA is going to felicitate best Editor, Columnist, Cartoonist, Radio and TV Programme, Documentary, Journalism and Mass Communication institues etc.

Agencies like Young India, Action Aid, Community Radio Association of India, CEMCA are organising the event.