Saturday Aug 20, 2022
Saturday Aug 20, 2022

Role of art and culture is important: CM Pokharel

2021 Sep 24, 16:46,
This undated image shows Nepali Congress lawmaker Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel. Pokharel has been appointed chief Minister of Gandaki Province.

Chief Minister of Gandaki province, Krishna Chandra Nepali Pokharel inaugurated the collective exhibition of paintings 'Atmadipan' at Art Gallery of Gaindakot in Nawalparasi today. 

Gandaki province government has been making plans for the preservation and necessary support for art and culture. "Art and culture play a significant role in economic prosperity", he says. "Painting has its own importance. There is no doubt", he added.

The Chief Minister also asked the artists to bring the plan, adding there would be full support of the province government on it.

Hami Kalakar, Tribeni Sahitya Pratisthan and Kalawati Art Council have jointly organized the expo from today till October 8.

According to Chairperson of Hami Kalakar, Bhim Sharma,  52 paintings of 17 artists have been kept in the expo.

Similarly, Litterateur Govinda Raj Binodi, mayor of Gaindakot municipality Chhatra Raj Poudel, deputy-mayor Bishnu Kumari Kandel, among others wished for the success of the expo. 


Gandaki Art Exhibition Paintings economy Nepali artists art culture preservation
Nepal's First Online News Portal
Published by Nepalnews Pvt Ltd
Editor: Raju Silwal
Information Department Registration No. 1505 / 076-77


KMC-02, UttarDhoka,
Lazimpat, Nepal

+977–01–4445751 / 4445754

[email protected] [email protected]

Terms of Use Disclaimer
© NepalNews. 2021 All rights reserved. | Nepal's First News Portal