Mathrubhumi.com wins WAN-IFRA's South Asia Digital Media award
Hyderabad: Mathrubhumi.com has bagged the South Asia Digital Media award instituted by WAN-IFRA, an international organization for news publishers. Mathrubhumi received the bronze medal in Data Visualization section.
Mathrubhumi received the award for the article titled ‘Lockdownil Pranavayuvinu Jeevanvechu’ regarding the improvement in air quality in Kerala during the lockdown period.
The article highlighted and explained the difference in air quality in different cities after the lockdown was implemented. The article was selected for illustrating the quality of air in various Indian cities using graphs.
WAN-IFRA has instituted 10 categories of awards including best website, audience engagement, Lifestyle/sports/entertainment and marketing campaign among others. The awards will be distributed in March 2021.