Sonam Wangchuk (educational refromer from Ladakh) and Bharat Vatwani (psychiatrist who works for mentally ill street people in Mumbai) are among six winners of Magsaysay Award 2018.
The other winners include,
1.Youk Chhang (Cambodia)
2.Maria de Lourdes Martins Cruz (East Timor)
3.Howard Dee (Philippines)
4.Vo Thi Hoang Yen (Vietnam)
Established in 1957, the Ramon Magsaysay Award is Asia's highest honour.It is named after third Philippines President and is given every year to individuals or organizations in Asia who manifest selfless service and transformative influence.It is widely regarded as the Asian version of the Nobel Prize.