Rastriya Kavi Sangam to hold poetry recital event in Guwahati

Gangtok, 06 Apr:

Rastriya Kavi Sangam [RKS], Guwahati, will be organising daylong Zonal level poetry recital competition in Guwahati on 08 Apr in the presence of Governor of Meghalaya, Ganga Prasad, as chief guest, a press release informs.

The literary programme is being organised for the students of North Eastern States which will have the participation of 15 NE students including one from Sikkim.

Top three poets will be awarded with cash prize of Rs 5100, Rs 3100 and Rs 2100 respectively along with certificates while the other participants will be receiving cash prize of Rs 500 along with certificates.

Rastriya Kavi Sangam, State president [Assam], Chandra Prakash Poddar, has informed that the programme will be divided into two stages. The poetry recital competition will be held during the first stage followed by handing over of souvenirs by the chief guest in the second stage.