The Union Education Minister Dr. Ramesh Nishank Pokhriyal to be conferred with the “Vatayan-UK Life Time Achievement Award” in recognition of his contribution to the field of literature. The Minister will receive the prestigious literary honour 'the International Vatayan Summit Award', on 21st November 2020, virtually. Famous poet Manoj Muntashir will also be conferred with the award.
According to a report published in Indiatoday, Hon'ble Education Minister will be given this award for his outstanding service to literature at the annual awards ceremony of Vatayan. After getting the award, several dignitaries congratulate Minister for his achievement.
IIT Hyderabad in its tweets writes-#MomentofPride #IITHyderabad is elated to congratulate Honourable Union Education Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ ji for being conferred with the “Vatayan Lifetime Achievement Award.
The Vatayan UK Life-Time Achievement Award is an international award and are given at the House of Lords or the Nehru Centre in London, but this year the function will be held virtually, report adds.
Dr Ramesh Nishank is a noted author and has published several books. The Minister is the recipient of different literary honours in the country as well as abroad in the past.