New Delhi, Sep 27 (ANI): The Election Commission of India (ECI) has selected 'Zee News' for the national media award on voter education for its outstanding campaign towards creating voters' awareness in the Assembly elections (January-March) 2012, especially in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
The Hindi daily 'Amar Ujala' has been selected for a 'Special Award' for its remarkable contribution towards voter education and awareness in the aforementioned elections.
This follows the decision taken by the Commission and announced during a media convention on January 23, 2012 at Election Commission of India that the media house with the best campaign on voter education and awareness would be awarded.
The award would be presented during the 3rd National Voters' Day on 25th January 2013 at New Delhi.
The Commission has now decided to constitute separate awards for electronic and print media for all the forthcoming elections. (ANI)