Samarendra to be conferred with Gopal Sharma award
Source: Hueiyen News Service
Imphal, March 11 2013:
Sahitya Thoupang Lup (STL), Sagolband has announced to confer Gopal Sharma Award-2013 posthumously on Laishram Samarendra on the occasion of World Poetry Day celebration at JN Manipur Dance Academy on March 21 .
The award comprising a cash prize of Rs 10,000, a citation and a memento has been sponsored by Poknapham and The People's Chronicle dailies.
As part of the award distribution ceremony, a special programme entitled 'festival of Laishram Shamarendra' would also be organised with review, recitation and discussion on the works of the late poet as main highlights.