Zee News senior special correspondent Priti Sompura has won the 'The Best Journalist Award' instituted by Hira Manek Organisation for her story on housewives in the prostitution business.
The Hira Manek Organisation, confers awards for outstanding contribution in various fields. “This award goes to the Zee News team and my family. I could never have done it without the support of all my well-wishers, Priti said.
Priti Sompura will receive the award from the Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra, R R Patil. The other winners this year are actress Smriti Irani, comedian Raju Srivastava, musician Himesh Reshamiya and actress Reena Kapoor among others.
Priti had earlier won the 'Best Journalist of the Year' instituted by the Maharashtra Aashirwaad Organisation.
The Essel family congratulates Priti on her achievement.