The Dempo Group’s prestigious Marathi newspaper, Navprabha is the first recipient of a national award given to print newspapers for covering Yoga, the ancient spiritual discipline of India which also tremendously benefits health.

The first Antar-rashtriya Yoga Diwas Media Sammaan is an award constituted by the Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, and was collected by the editor of Navprabha, Mr. Paresh Prabhu on its behalf, at the National Media Centre, New Delhi recently.

The Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar, presented the award, with the Union Minister of AYUSH Mr. Shripad Naik, present, the Ministry of AYUSH representing Yoga. The jury panel for conferring the award was chaired by the Chairman of Press council of India, Justice Mr. C. K. Prasad.

Kudos to Navprabha!