DHARAMSHALA: The Department of Information and International Relations (DIIR), Central Tibetan Administration hosted its fourth annual dinner reception for journalists at Hotel Dauladhar yesterday.
Thirty-one Indian and Tibetan journalists from leading news agencies including local bureau chiefs of Amar Ujala, Times of India, ANI, TVnews100, Divya Himachal, Hindustan Times and members of Tibetan media from Radio Free Asia, Phayul and many others attended the reception.
DIIR Kalon Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay graced the event along with the two secretaries of the department – Mr Sonam Norbu Dagpo and Ms Tenzin Dhardon Sharling.
The dinner reception for local media is an annual event organised by the Department to affirm closer interaction between Tibetan and Indian journalists, and particularly with the Central Tibetan Administration. It is also a recognition of media’s immense contribution towards creating awareness in society.