Bhubaneswar, 28 May-2014: Three artists from Odisha to get Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraska . These three names are Nalini Nihar Nayak, Judhistir Nayak and Padmini Dera.
The Central Sangeet Natak Academy has nominated these three artists from Odisha. It should be noted that Sangeet Natak Akademi has decided to institute “Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar” from the year 2006 to be awarded to artists who have shown/demonstrated conspicuous talent in the fields of music, dance and drama. Young outstanding practitioners upto the age of 35 years will be eligible to be considered for Yuva Puraskar every year.
(Input Source: orissadiary.com)