The awards were given in three categories including humanity, science and environment. The theme of the two-day Summit was ‘Telling Our Stories – Asia and More.’
An array of issues including media business models in new era and emerging technologies in broadcasting were discussed during the two-day long summit. Over 300 representatives and delegates from 41 nations attended the summit.
The summit was inaugurated by Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday. Addressing the function, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has developed two-way communiction through social media.
The minister also said that it is time for Asia to write its own stories of success and achievements.