Sanskriti Award for Journalism

Chitrangada Choudhary, Principal Correspondent - HT Mumbai received the "Sanskriti Award for Journalism".

This award is intended for journalists who make significant contributions towards any branch of journalism.  Chitrangada qualified for this award because of her investigative reportage revealing the bleeding of the state's rural employment guarantee scheme, corruption in Mumbai's slum rehousing projects, the abuse of children in welfare institutions and the official neglect of historic cave monuments that resulted in public interest litigations, legislative questions and police probes.