Kathmandu, July 10: President Bidhya Devi Bhandari has honored various personalities with Nepal Music and Drama academy award 2075 today.
In a function at president residence today, the president conferred the award to Shyam Dash Baishnab toward drama genre, Premdhwaj Pradhan toward music, Ommani Sharma toward theater. Jagdev Kanmad toward traditional and classical music, Hani Shrestha toward dance and Prem Dev Giri towards Folk Music.
In the program, President Bhandari said the contribution of those personalities active in art, culture, heritage preservation, and promotion and literature is incomparable.
She also hoped that their additional contribution is essential to materialize the government dream of prosperous Nepal and Happy Nepali.