Kathmandu- Senior photojournalist of the National News Agency (NNA) Pradipraj Onta has been awarded this year's 'Outstanding National Photo Journalism Award'. On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the RSS and the Diamond Year, Communications Secretary Hari Prasad Vasyal presented the award . bThe award was given to photojournalist Onta for her contribution to photojournalism by collecting photos day and night amidst risks during the Kovid-19 period. Journalist Vanta has already received the Best Photo Journalism Award from the RSS five years ago. Photojournalist Vanta has been working as a photojournalist for the last nine years. Journalist Vanta has been imparting training on photography to journalists in different parts of the country. Onta, who is also the General Secretary of the Photo Journalists Group (NFPJ) Nepal, had earlier received the 'Press Council Youth Journalism Award' from President Vidyadevi Bhandari. Journalist Vanta has been campaigning for the rights of photojournalists for a long time. On the occasion of the Diamond Year, 12 employees who have served the RSS for 20 consecutive years were honored with long service medals as well as those who have made outstanding contributions in news, articles and photos.