2nd May 2022, Kathmandu
Roja Kiran Basukala has been awarded the National ICT Excellence Award 2022 (Women). On the occasion of National ICT Day, the government bestowed the National ICT Excellence Award of Rs 1 lakh in cash on Basukala.
Basukala has spent the last 15 years working in the field of information and communication technology in Nepal.
She has a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from the Institute of Engineering Studies in Pulchowk, as well as a master’s degree in information and communication engineering from the Institute of Information Technologies Advancement in South Korea.
She is now employed by the Nepal Telecommunication Authority as a Deputy Director & Founder /Vice President at the Center For Cyber Security Research and Innovation. In 2063 BS, she began her service in the field of information and communication technology.