ABU has announced its annual Awards for the year 2015, including “Best Article” award, in its 52nd General Assembly & Associated Meetings being held in Istanbul, Turkey, from 24 to 31 October 2015. The awards will be given on night of 30th Oct 2015. . The winner of The Best Article Award in ABU Technical Review Prizes category for 2015 is Doordarshan-India for the article titled “Experiences of Evolution of Digital Terrestrial Television in India authored by Mr M.S. Duhan.
It is for the first time in past many years that Doordarshan (India) has won this category of award, which has mainly been dominated in past by authors of Japan & Korea, the technology leaders of the world. The winners in the category of Best article award of ABU for previous years are as given below for reference:
2015: Author from Doordarshan India.
2014: Author from NHK-Japan .
2011: Author from KBS Korea
2010: Author from NHK-Japan .
2009: Author from MediaCorp Pt. Ltd, Singapore
2008: Author from NHK-Japan .
It is really a very proud moment for the country and Doordarshan. The award carries a cash award of $400 and a citation. The award will be received by Ms Aparna Vaish, ADG(P) Prasar Bharati on behalf of Sh. M.S Duhan, DDG(E) DG:DD.
PB parivar takes this opportunity to congratulate Sh. Duhan, our PB Parivar member, for his success and bringing laurel to Doordarshan and the country.