APTOA Photo Contest prizes awarded

NAMSAI, Sep 27: The prizes for photography competition organised by APTOA, in collaboration with Department of Tourism as part of ‘World Tourism Day’ were awarded to the winners in a ceremony held at the Arunachal University of Studies campus on Wednesday evening.
The competition was held for four categories, namely landscape, wildlife, adventure and culture/people in the theme “Tourism a tool for development”.
In the culture/people category, Gagam Jamoh was adjudged the winner, while Marak Pertin bagged the prize in the adventure category.
In the landscape category, Sanjay Mosing was adjudged the winner, while the wildlife category was shared by Sanjay Mosing and Marak Pertin respectively.
The prizes of all four categories carried 1 lakh each.
Chief Minister Pema Khandu, Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein, Speaker T N Thongdok and BPJ President Tapir Gao gave away the prizes.