KATHMANDU: ‘Rashtra Kavi’ Madhav Prasad Ghimire has passed away this evening.
The national poet died in his own residence in Kathmandu at the age of 101. Nearly two years ago, the revered senior poet had marked his centennial.
It has been learnt that final rites of the much loved poet and writer of Nepali literature will take place tomorrow.
Ghimire was born on Asoj 7, 1976 BS in Pustun village of Lamjung district.