Karpoor Chandra Kulish Awards
KC Kulish International Award for Excellence in Print Journalism
Rajasthan Patrika Group (estd. 1956) announces the KC Kulish International Award for Excellence in Print Journalism each year. This annual award commemorates high ideals of Sh Karpoor Chandra Kulish, the founder of the group, by recognizing outstanding efforts of the team of journalists working in daily newspapers globally towards promoting people’s rights and freedom for betterment in the quality of their life.
The first KC Kulish Award was conferred by former President of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam and the then speaker of Lok Sabha Somnath Chaterjee was present as Guest of Honour. The second KC Kulish award was given by the Lok Sabha Speaker Ms Meira Kumar amidst a glittering ceremony in the capital city, Delhi. Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh graced the third award function in Delhi and BL Joshi, Governor, UP was Guest of Honour at the ceremony. The fourth and fifth award ceremony will be hosted at Jaipur, Patrika’s HQ to honor winners and merit awardees both.