File photo of Rastrakavi Madhav Prasad Ghimire.
KATHMANDU: Prime Minister KP Oli has extended his wishes to Rastrakavi (national poet) Madhav Prasad Ghimire for his good health and longevity.
In a tweet on Tuesday, PM Oli greeted literary figure Ghimire on the occasion of his 101 birth anniversary.
PM Oli said: “May Nepali literary arena continually receive his creative fragrance still for a long time”.
Mahakavi Ghimire now is penning his epic ‘Rhitambhara’. He was born at Pustun, Lamjung on 24 September 1918 AD.