Kathmandu, Jan. 4: Chatyang Master (Krishna Murari Gautam) is to be presented with the Bhairab Award, instituted in memory of noted satirist the late Bhairab Aryal.
Likewise, a meeting presided by Bhairab Puruskar Guthi Chairperson Rochak Ghimire on Monday has decided to give away the Bhairab Genius Award to Shesh Raj Bhattarai of Pokhara. The Bhairab Award bags a cash prize of Rs 50,000 and Bhairab Genius Award carries a purse of Rs 25,000. The awards are presented in every two years.
Guthi Secretary Basanta Rijal shared that Gautam and Bhattaraiu are to be honoured with awards as the best humorist/satirist for the year 2071-72 BS.
The awards would be provided to the individuals amidst a programme scheduled for January 13. RSS