Sibi Arasu honored for his reporting on the environment, including two articles from the Choke Point: Tamil Nadu series
The Asian Environmental Journalist Association has recognized Sibi Arasu by awarding him the Environmental Journalist of the Year, Merit Award.
Sibi’s award-winning writing includes articles that are a part of Circle of Blue’s Choke Point: Tamil Nadu series, focusing on the unrelenting, illegal sand mining industry in Tamil Nadu; his other work examining how Chennai’s, India, IT corridor has been bullied by fierce flooding, a dangerous cyclone, and severe drought.
The awards are organized annually by the Singapore Environment Council, a non-profit and non-government organization that promotes sustainability efforts both in Singapore and internationally.
Sibi Arasu’s Choke Point: Tamil Nadu Reporting
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