Tag: Mysuru District Journalists Association

MDJA Annual Awards announced
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MDJA Annual Awards announced

August 11, 2021

SOM reporter RKB among 6 journos to receive awards during Press Day celebrations; 6 others to be feted Mysore/Mysuru: The Mysuru District Journalists Association (MDJA) has announced the Annual Awards for the year 2020-21. The awards will be given under four categories — Kannada article, English article, electronic media and photography — during the Press…

Journalists receive second dose
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Journalists receive second dose

August 1, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: A total of 260 journalists from the district received their second dose of COVID jab (Covishield) at a vaccination drive organised by Mysuru District Journalists Association (MDJA) along with District Administration, ZP, Department of Information and Public Relations and Health and Family Welfare Department at Vartha Bhavan premises on Dhanvantri Road in city on…

Tributes to Sudharma Sampath Kumar
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Tributes to Sudharma Sampath Kumar

July 3, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Tributes poured in for Sudharma Sanskrit Daily Managing Editor K.V. Sampath Kumar, who passed away recently,  at a  condolence meeting organised at Mysuru District Journalists Association (MDJA) Office  here yesterday. Sanskrit Scholar H.V. Nagaraja Rao said that though  there were many Sanskrit scholars in the country, no one had the courage to publish a…

Exempt journalists from toll tax: MDJA
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Exempt journalists from toll tax: MDJA

June 22, 2021

Memorandum submitted to MP Pratap Simha  Mysore/Mysuru: The Mysuru District Journalist Association ( MDJA) has written to Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha to take measures to give free access to journalists at all toll plazas in the district to facilitate their unhindered movement. In a memorandum submitted to the MP, the MDJA office-bearers have requested him…

KUWJ Chief mulls book on Netra Raju
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KUWJ Chief mulls book on Netra Raju

May 26, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Rich tributes were paid to senior Press Photographer of the city Netra Raju who passed away recently, at a online condolence meeting organised under the aegis of Mysuru District Journalists’ Association (MDJA) here on Monday. Speaking at the Google Meet platform, Karnataka Union of Working Journalists (KUWJ) President Shivananda Tagadur recalled the excellent photographs…

CM sanctions Rs. 5 lakh as relief to deceased Journalist’s family
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CM sanctions Rs. 5 lakh as relief to deceased Journalist’s family

April 7, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Responding to a plea by Karnataka Union of Working Journalists (KUWJ),  Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa (BSY) has sanctioned Rs. 5 lakh as relief to the family of deceased Journalist M. Manjunath from T. Narasipur in Mysuru district, who passed away in February this year. The Mysuru District Journalists Association (MDJA) President S.T. Ravikumar (RK), General…

Free vaccination for scribes at Gopala Gowda Hospital
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Free vaccination for scribes at Gopala Gowda Hospital

April 6, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: A free COVID-19 vaccination camp was held for members of Mysuru District Journalists Association (MDJA) at Gopala Gowda Shanthaveri Memorial Hospital in Nazarbad this morning. The camp was jointly organised by MDJA, Mysuru City Corporation (MCC), District Administration and MAHAN. As many as 35 journalists had taken the jab by 1 pm.  Dr. H.V….

Siddharamaiah inaugurates Mysuru Photo-Journalists Association
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Siddharamaiah inaugurates Mysuru Photo-Journalists Association

February 21, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Opposition Leader and former Chief Minister Siddharamaiah inaugurated the newly formed Mysuru Photo-Journalists Association (MPJA) at a programme organised at Mysuru District Journalists Association (MDJA) office on Thyagaraja Road here yesterday. Speaking on the occasion, Siddharamaiah likened Photo-Journalists to poets who see something extraordinary in everything. Noting that Photo-Journalists have their own ideas and…

MDJA pays tribute to journalists Niranjan Nikam and M. Manjunath
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MDJA pays tribute to journalists Niranjan Nikam and M. Manjunath

February 19, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Rich tributes were paid to Senior Journalist of city N. Niranjan Nikam and T. Narasipur Journalist M. Manjunath, who passed away recently, at a condolence meeting organised by Mysuru District Journalists Association (MDJA) here this morning. The meeting began with offering of floral tributes to the portraits of Niranjan Nikam and Manjunath. Expressing his…

Photojournalists Association comes into existence in Mysuru
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Photojournalists Association comes into existence in Mysuru

February 17, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Mysuru Photojournalists Association has come into existence, with the Mysuru District Journalists Association (MDJA) as its mother body. The Association, which is formed for the welfare of Photojournalists and their family members and to find solutions for their problems, is recognised by Karnataka State Press Photographers Association. The following have been elected unopposed as…

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