Anshu Jamsenpa selected for prestigious Young Indian Leader Award 2011

Itanagar 24 June: Anshu Jamsenpa, the young lady mountaineer from the border State of Arunachal Pradesh has been selected to receive the prestigious Young Indian Leader Award 2011 in New Delhi on 30th June next. She is the first from the State to be nominated for this award.

All hospitality including transportation, return air fare for two and accommodation in 5 Star Hotel Taj Palace is being accorded to her.

President APCC and Minister PWD & UD Nabam Tuki extended hearty congratulations to Anshu Jamsenpa for her record mountaineering feat and for winning the Young Indian Leader Award 2011.

Speaking about the initiative, Rajdeep Sardesai, Editor-in-Chief, CNN-IBN, IBN7 and IBN Lokmat, said, “It gives us immense pride to honour those young Indian leaders like Anshu Jamsenpa who catapulted to great heights by carving a niche for themselves through their sheer commitment and dedication.” It is our effort to identify, honour, and showcase the young achievers, from various fields of expertise, who in turn can be a source of inspiration to the nation’s youth.

Anshu Jamsenpa
Anshu Jamsenpa

‘Young Indian Leaders’, the initiative felicitates the remarkable Indian leaders who symbolize optimism of the country which has the largest youth population in the world. Today, we feel proud to honour these young heroes who will be the face of the nation in the years to come.

Speaking about the award, Ashutosh, Managing Editor, IBN7, said, ‘Young Indian Leaders Award’ is a unique award platform through which we wish to felicitate those youth icons who have spear-headed their respective fields to bring India at par with the other superpowers.”

CNN IBN and IBN7 will telecast the episode ‘Young Indian Leader’ featuring Anshu Jamsenpa at 10.30 pm on 25 June (Saturday night) and repeat telecast next morning at 6 am.

Live award function will be telecast on 30 June from 7pm on all 4 channels co-owned by CNN IBN.

Source : Press Release

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