A literary award worth rupees one lakh has been founded in the name of late national poet Madav Ghamire. The award will be conferred to the individuals contributing in Nepali art and literature.
The two party agreement signed between the chairperson of foundation Ajay Shree Bijayraj and late poet Madav Ghimire’s wife Mahalaxmi Ghimire took the joint decision to establish the literary award.
The award shall be conferred annually on the birth anniversary of nation poet Madav Ghimire. Marshyangdi Literature Foundation will be governing the award management.