Chief of Gandaki Province Amik Sherchan has said that development and prosperity were not possible without political stability and peace. Speaking at the 39th annual general meeting of Pokhara Photographers Association Nepal here on Friday, he said that national unity and consensus were also essential for prosperity.
“All the Nepalis need to be united to protect freedom and nationality,” he said. Sherchan also lauded the role of photographers in the country to document history, and keep it alive.
On the occasion, Chief Sherchan released a bulletin ‘Focus’ published by the Association.
At the programme, senior photographer Biswa Ratna Shakya was honoured with the lifetime achievement award while Jaya Gurung won the Kailash Photographer of the Year award, and Kajal Shrestha, Sanesh Udash, Bilak Subedi, Manjul Shakya, Suke Ghale and Mahendra Raj Baral were honoured with the Pokhara Photography Award.
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