Mehnaz Nasreen

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Mehnaz Nasreen

Mehnaz Nasreen


  1. Father’s name : Abdus Salam
  2. Mother’s name: Naziratun Nisa
  3. Marital Status : Unmarried
  4. Blood Group : O+
  5. Hometown : Imphal, Manipur, India

Academic Qualifications:

  • Master of Mass Communication from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprashtha University, Delhi (2010), First Class with distinction
  • B.A. in English Honours from MCM DAV College for Women, Panjab University, Chandigarh (2008), First Class
  • 12th Passed from Manipur Public School, Imphal, CBSE (2005), First Division
  • 10th Passed from Manipur Public School, Imphal, CBSE (2003), First Division

Work Experience:


Founder Editor (2012-present)Youth Street News (YSN) Imphal, India

  • Managing Trustee of Youth Street Foundation
  • Editing, writing, reporting and reviewing contents of the Youth Street News website and magazine
  • YSN Event Management: ShiRock 2017,2018, 2019, NEDS 2017, Ballot Jam Series, Sangai Festival Pre-Events 2016,2017 and many more.
  • Promotion of brands, handling government related projects, public relation and networking

Organising events as a media partner in various youth basedprogrammes.

  • Conducting competitions like quiz competition, blog writing competition and the like on various youth issue Hafiz Hatta, Imphal East Manipur-795001

Guest Lecturer (2015-2016)

DM Community College, Imphal, India

  • Teaching Media related subjects; Journalism, News Writing, Editing etc.
  • Personality Development classes, skill development classes, etc.

Communication Editor (2012-2013)

Apeejay Education Society, Delhi, India

  • Writing, editing and managing articles for Apeejay’s various publications like brochures, news, and advertorials
  • Created an in-house newspaper for Apeejay’s various schools, colleges and university all over the country
  • Managing advertisements and its contents
  • Co-ordinating with heads of the schools and colleges

Communication Manager (2011-2012)

North East Centre for Environmental Education and Research (NECEER), Delhi, Imphal, India

  • Writing, editing and managing articles for NECEER’s various publication
  • Public relation and networking
  • Organising various campaigns, events, seminars, public awareness programmes on environmental issues
  • Executive editor for NECEER’s Passion Photography Magazine
  • Copy editor for NECEER’s international research journal NeBio
  • Managing social media and various NECEER’s online websites

Correspondent cum Sub-Editor (2010-2011)

The Sunday Indian of Planman Media (TSI), Delhi, India

  • Writing and reporting hard stories, human interest stories, investigative ones, interviews and many more for TSI magazine and its supplementary
  • Writing and editing for TSI website
  • Worked as a shift head for TSI website, with 30 subordinates under her.
  • Coordinating events for Planman Media
  • Mentoring and giving training to new recruits

Copy Editor (2010)

The Hindustan Times Private Limited (HT), Delhi, India

  • Editing articles of various beats for Hindustan Times
  • Writing columns for youth newspaper Hindustan Times Edge
  • Writing news on health sector
  • Freelancing for HT Edge


  • Two months training at ‘Barcroft Media’, a London based news agency, in India on picture desk (2010)
  • One and half months training in ‘Hindustan Times’ on reporting, editing and designing (2009)
  • Two months training in ‘Times Internet Limited’ on content writing and brand promotion(2009)
  • One month editorial internship with ‘The Viewspaper’, an online news portal (2009)

Awards and Accolades:

  • ‘Certificate of Appreciation’ for successfully organising ‘ShiRock 2017, 2018 & 2019, an international music festival’, Ukhrul, Manipur.
  • ‘Scholl Research Special Mention Award’ for my work on the conservation of Loktak Lake
  • Global Sustainable Development Summit 2016 towards United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 2020 in Guwahati, India ‘Youngest Panelist’
  • ‘Certificate of Appreciation’ for my youth news organisation’s contribution in organising World Youth Summit 2015, Imphal, India
  • ‘Certificate of Appreciation’ for my youth news website’s contribution in organising Enviro Youth Summit of Manipur 2012
  • Gold Medal on winning State Level Karate Championship 1998
  • Gold, Silver, Bronze medals on winning in various sports like shotput, javeline etc during school annual sport function

Seminars and Conferences:

  • Attended Global Sustainable Development Summit 2016
  • Attended World Youth Summit 2015, Imphal, India
  • Attended Global Youth Meets 2016, Imphal, India
  • Conducted Enviro Youth Summit in Delhi and Imphal for North East Centre for Environmental Education and Research, NECEER. 2010-2011

Co-curricular Activities:

  • Volunteer of North East Centre for Environmental Education and Research, NECEER since its inception.
  • Delhi Coordinator of Worldwide Save Loktak Lake Campaign. Headed National Save Sangai campaign.
  • Promoted education among underprivileged children in association with an NGO called Orphan Care and Education Foundation.
  • Participated in various sports and outdoor activities including rock climbing, karate etc. winning medals.
  • Organised and partnered with various national and international youth summits in India.

Languages Known:

• English, Hindi, and Manipuri