Pokhara, Sept 6: Lyricist Tirtha Tamang has been honoured with ‘Melody Award’ for his ‘great’ contribution to Nepali music industry. Academician Thirtha Shrestha gave away Rs 25,000 in cash and draped Tamang with a shawl amid a programme in Pokhara today.
The award is established by Melody Cafe and Lounge. Meanwhile, addressing the event, culture expert Tirtha Shrestha said reorganisation of artists by honouring them would encourage their works in the future. RSS