Awards/Grants

2015, The “Phodar” Biennial photography competition – Shortlist

2014, Deeper perspective photographer of the year award organized by International photography awards (IPA) – Winner

2014, Best of photojournalism (NPPA) Contemporary issue – Third Place

2014, China international press photo contest (CHIPP) Disaster news category – Second Place

2014, Days Japan photo contest – Second Place

2014, Sony World Photography Awards professional current affair – Shortlist

2014, Professional Photographer of the Year UK – Second Place

2014, The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography Grant – Top Finalist

2014, Fotovisura grant for outstanding personal photography project – Honorable Mention

2014, 9th Annual Black & White Spider Awards Honor of Distinction in Photojournalism – Third Place

2014, Moscow international foto awards – Third Place

2013, Picture of the year International (POYI) News picture story- Freelance/Agency – First Place

2013, Invisible photographer Asia (IPA) Documentary Award – First Place

2013, 8th Black and white spider awards in photojournalism professional – Third Place

2013, International photography awards (IPA) – Honorable Mention

2013, Fotosalon Cakovec – Gold Medal

2013, Professional photographer of the year (PPOTY) – Shortlist

2013, Humanity Photo Documentary Awards organized by UNESCO – Winner

2013, National photo competition – Third Place

2012, Prix Pictet commission award – Nominated

2012, Art of Photography Show– Special jury award

2012, CIWEM’s Environmental Photographer of the Year – Winner

CGAP photography contest – South Asian regional winner

2012, Invisible photographer Asia (IPA) for Documentary – Finalist

2012, Kuala lumpur international photo awards (KLPA) – Finalist

2012, 7th Black and white spider awards – Honorable mention

2012, International exhibition golden spurs 2012– Bronze medal

2012, Shoot the face photo contest – Honorable mention

2012, “Peace is, peace is not” – Winner

2011, Snowden’s photography competition ‘Celebrating the Mining Industry’– Winner

2010-2011, Nikon photography contest – Third Place

2011, Environmental photographer of the year  – Honorable mention

2011, Bursaphotofest photo contest – Awarded

2011, Photography Gala Award – Honorable mention

2011, Image of justice – Third Place

2011, The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Grant – Shortlist

2011, KAUNAS PHOTO STAR – Finalist

2011, Olympic day photo competition – Honorable mention

2010, View Book Photo Story Documentary Section – Honorable Mention

2009, Labour photo of the year   – First Place

2009, GTZ ‘’Building peace and security development cooperation”– First Place

Exhibitions and Screening

2013, Delhi photo festival for the work “ Sudden Rain in the street”

2014, Sony world photography award show

2012, The art of photography show

2010, Art and Witness India