Pokhara, Jan 18: Nepal Sports Journalists Forum, Gandaki has decided to give the fifth Pokhara Sports Award in the coming May.
The decision to hold the award in the name of ‘TVS Apache Fifth Pokhara Sports Award-2076-077’ on the World Press Freedom Day in May was endorsed by the meeting of the forum on Monday.
The program was postponed last year due to COVID-19 and lockdown.
Earlier, a 101-member organizing committee, various sub-committees, player selection committee and a talent selection committee were formed under the coordination of forum chairman Ekraj Giri.
In the award program sponsored by Batas Brothers, awards will be given in 8 categories including Life Time Achievement Award, Male Player of the Year, Female Player of the Year, Famous Player of the Year, Emerging Player of the Year, Best Coach of the Year, Best Sports Association of the Year and Best Journalism of the Year.