KATHMANDU — Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has said films should be produced for social awareness and change in the country.
PM Oli, at a program organised by Nepal Film Artists’ Association in the Capital on Friday, said the development of film sector could be measured if the films were produced as per need of the time.
“From the government side, I will make utmost effort to assist the film sector,” he vowed, adding that an interaction would be held between the artists and the government in near future.
At the program, noted cine artist Nir Shah was honored with the ‘Dirgha Sadhana’ award. The award carries the purse of Rs 111,111 along with a copper plaque.
Korean Pop Cover Dance Competition -2018 to be held in Kathmandu
KATHMANDU- Korean Pop Cover Dance Competition -2018 is to be held in the capital on December 14 with the objective of cultural exchange between Nepal and Korea by means of dance.
The dance competition is taking place at the Rastriya Naachghar at Jamal at 1 pm on December 14. Twenty six dance groups are competing in the contest being organized by Struck Pop in association with Youth for Change.
The Invincible Events and Management is managing the event.
The 26 dance troupes were selected from total 150 groups through the first selection round held in Butwal, Narayangadh, Dharan, Pokhara and Kathmandu.
The team coming out first in the competition will bag Rs 30,000; the team standing second Rs 20,000 and the team coming third Rs 10,000, the founding director of Struck Pop, Sresh Moktan, said.
Struck Pop is a Korean dance troupe constituted in 2015. It has been carrying out various activities related to Korean dance since its inception.