SINGTAM, JULY 14: Mohan Pradhan ‘Neeraj’, Sansthapak Singtam Basibiyalo was awarded a ‘Certificate of Appreciation’ for his contribution towards society through the platform of ‘Basibiyalo’ at 199th Bhanu Jayanti Celebration held at Timi bazaar. The citation and shawl was presented to Neeraj by Evanarayan Nepal, noted literary persona who was the Chief Guest on the occasion. The 199th Bhanu Jayanti Celebration held at Timi bazaar was a Constituency Level Celebration of Timi Namphing Constituency. “Jatiya Ekta Diwas” was the theme of the event.
Basibiyalo over the last two decades had been promoting culture and literature in the state. It had been a popular platform for people in and around the state of Sikkim to showcase their talent in the field of Culture and Literature. Many youngsters have raise from this platform and made their own mark in their respective fields.
22 members of Singtam Basibiyalo had attended the Jayanti Celebration held at Timi bazaar headed by Mohan Pradhan ‘Neeraj’, Praveen Pradhan, Prakash Subedi and others. A small program was also organized by Basibiyalo at the Bhanu Jayanti celebration that was enjoyed by the masses. The performers of the day included Prakash Sundas (singer), Prahalad Poudhyal (poet), RP Sharma and Anirudh Sharma (comedy skit play) and a folk dance by Deepanjali & her group.
We are very happy to be part of the grand Bhanu Jayanti Celebration and we shall remain thankful towards the Committee for the invitation to perform our small programme at the celebration, added Mohan Pradhan ‘Neeraj’. Neeraj further added he shall always keep by heart the honour and respect he had received from Timi.