Rawalpindi Islamabad Sports Journalists Association, organized the RISJA Excellence Award Ceremony for Sports Journalists who have given outstanding services in sports journalism at the Pindi Cricket Stadium, in which the sports journalists from all over Pakistan were given the RISJA Excellence Award.
On the occasion of the ceremony, a special farewell ceremony was also held for the outstanding services of the well-known journalist Shah Khalid Hamdani, who is going to attend the Professional Journalism Advanced Course in USA.It is no less than an honor for Pakistan to go to America for higher education.
By introducing it in the best way, Pakistan has established a new tradition for young journalists. Senior Sports Journalists from Sindh ,Karachi Abdul Majid Bhatti,Shahid Hashmi, Faizan Lakhani were honord with RISJA Lifetime Award to Sports Journalists of Pasharo Ghanur Rehman Daily Times Peshawar. President KP Sports Writers Association Asim Shiraz.
Sports Reporter Nadir Khawaja Daily Pakistan Peshawar, Muhammad Adnan,Qadir Khan Daily Subha Peshawar,Shahid Afridi General Secretary KP Sports Writers Association/ NNI, Imran Yousafzai GNN,Shaukat Hussain Daily Aaj Peshawar.,Amjad Ali Daily Urdu News Peshawar,Shakeel Ur Rehman Daily Kasuti Peshawar,Rizwan Ehsan Ali Joji from Punjab, Women Sports Journalist Miss Eram Khan,Miss Umbreen Ali. Special Sports Journalist Waqar Ahmed Khan,Shakeel Ahmed Awan from Federal Capital Islamabad ,Muhammad Saad Abbasi, Pakistan Television’s sports editor Naumood Muslim, On Line News Agency’s journalist Nasir Aslam Raja, Pakistan Cricket Board’s media coordinator Shakeel Khan, Radio Pakistan’s sports commentator Ahmed Hammad Siddiqui and The Daily Mail International’s correspondent Asghar Ali Mubarak were given the RISJA Excellence Award for outstanding services in sports journalism .