Raipur: Chief minister Bhupesh Baghel honored eminent poet and writer Padma Shri Haldhar Nag at the inauguration of the National Tribal Literature Festival in Raipur. Chief minister warmly embraced him after felicitation.
Meanwhile, born in 1950 Haldhar Nag is a poet and writer of the Kosli language of Orissa. He is popularly known as ‘Lokkavi Ratna’. The special thing about him is that he has memorized all the poems and 20 epics written by him. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 2016 by the Government of India.