Vinod Mehta, eminent journalist and Editorial Chairman of Outlook group, was selected for G K Reddy Memorial Award 2014. The award was announced by the TSR Foundation on 2 September 2014 and the award will be presented in New Delhi in December 2014.
He was selected for this award for his outstanding contribution in the field of Journalism. He is one the popular editors in India, who launched successful publications including The Sunday Observer, The Independent and The Pioneer. He also authored the biographies of actress Meena Kumari and politician Sanjay Gandhi.
About GK Reddy Award
• T Subbarami Reddy established the award in the memory of G K Reddy
• It is presented annually for outstanding contribution in journalism.
• The Award carries a cash award of 5 lakh rupees, a gold medal and a citation.
• The New Indian Express Editorial Director Prabhu Chawla, The Hindu Editor-in-Chief N. Ravi and The Indian Express former Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta are some of the recipients of the award.
When: 2 September 2014