NWMI members present in strength among Laadli Media Award winners 2017

NWMI members were present in good number among the winners of the Eighth Laadli Media & Advertising Awards for Gender Sensitivity (southern region) 2015-16 held on April 10, 2017, in Hyderabad.

Laadli 2017 award Kavitha Telugu




Laadli 2017 Beenu Malayalam








Katta Kavitha from Nava Telangana won in the category of print feature in Telugu, for her article “Nalupe Andam”

Laadli 2017 Sugitha Tamil



K A Beena from Kerala Kaumudi won for her article “Daily Nooru Nooru Kaseraka” in Malayalam.








K S Sugitha from Uyirmmai Magazine won in the category of Tamil print feature for her article “Pengalin Athikaramum Arasiyalum”

Laadli 2017 Makepeace






Makepeace Sitlhou, freelance journalist based in Bangalore, won in the category of website article in English for her article published on , “What Manipuri Women are doing for the Protests. What the Protests could be doing for Manipuri Women”

Laadli 2017 Thulasi Telugu









Thulasi C from ABN-Andhrajyothy won in the category of investigative story in the Telugu electronic media, for “Antaraani Batukamma” as well as in the category of best feature in the Telugu electronic media for “Badilo mettela savvadi”

The Laadli awards were announced by Population First with the entertainment channel Colors Viacom 18 and UNFPA India with its collaborating partner BHUMIKA.