Centenary award to nine including PM

Kathmandu, June 5

The Trimurti Niketan has extended gratitude towards the government for presenting ‘Bangmaya Satabdi Purush (Literary Centenary Personality)’ honour to culture expert Dr Satya Mohan Joshi.

The Niketan also decided to present ‘Satya Mohan Centenary Award’ to Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal in recognition of his remarkable contribution to increase the glory of Dr Joshi.

Similarly, former Deputy Prime Minister Kamal Thapa, and former ministers — Dilnath Giri and Dinanath Sharma, are also going to be honoured with the award.

A meeting of the Trimurti Niketan held today decided to present ‘Satya Mohan Joshi Centenary Award’ to Chief Secretary Somlal Subedi, the then acting Secretary Buddhi Sagar Lamichhane, Prof Prem Khatri,  Chairman and General Manager of the Sajha Publication Dolindra Prasad Sharma, and Jayanti Pradhan.

Bangmaya Centenary Personality Dr Joshi will present the ‘Satya Mohan Joshi Award’ on August 19, the 13th establishment day of Trimurti Niketan.