Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel will felicitate EV Murli, Editor of English Daily ‘Hitavada’ and Senior Journalist, with 20th Vasundhara Samman at a brief ceremony at CM House in Raipur at 12 o’clock in the afternoon on August 14. This award established in the memory of Late Devi Prasad Choubey is being given away for last 20 years for public awareness.
Culture Minister Amarjeet Bhagat will preside over the ceremony to be organized by Chhattisgarh Government’s Culture Department and public awareness journal ‘Vasundhara, in association with Shri Chaturbhuj Memorial Foundation. On the occasion, 49th edition of Vasundhara maganize will be inaugurated. Pradeep Chaubey, son of late Deviprasad Chaubey and Agriculture Minister Ravindra Chaubey will also attend the ceremony. No public ceremonies or programmes are being held this year due to the adverse circumstances of the Corona infection. This information has been provided by the convener of Vasundhara Samman, Vinod Mishra and Chairman of Organizing Committee, Arun Srivastava.