Kathmandu, November 27
Baikuntha Hari Memorial Foundaion has felicitated senior writer and critic Khagendra Sangraula during a literary event organized on the occasion of 90th birth anniversary of late Baikuntha Hari Shrestha.
Writer Sangraula was honored for his efforts in transforming social malpractices and advocating for the rights of marginals as a progressive writer, who received 51000 rupees as cash prize.
Preceded by foundation chairman Shyam Kumar Shrestha, the event was inaugurated by progressive writer Yogendra Pradhan who was present as the chief guest.
Poet Matrika Pokhrel, mayor of Madyapur Thimi Minicipality Madan Sundar Shrestha and various literary personalities including foundation members had attended the event.