Newsfirst clinches silver medal at the UN Correspondents Association Awards

Kumudu Jayawardana

A story produced by Newsfirst’s Shameer Rasooldeen and Zulfick Farzan has been awarded the Silver medal at the United Nations Correspondents Association Awards to be held in New York on December 18.

The series of stories were on International Water Day.

Newsfirst Minel Fernandez won the bronze for her story on landmines in 2000.