Four different literary figures have been provided with Parijat Prize on behalf of the Parijat Memorial Centre.
Hemnath Poudel was provided with the Parijat Srijan Samman while Shashi Shrestha bagged Parijat Sangharshasheel Nari Samman and Parijat Kala Samman to Shyam Tamot. Likewise, Bijaya Chalise was honoured with Parijat Bal-Sahitya Samman. All the awardees were given a purse of Rs 10,000 each.
Chancellor of Nepal Academy Ganga Prasad Upreti and senior litterateur Shantadas Manandhar jointly gave away the prizes to the honoured personalities. RSS