Kathmandu: Prof Dr Rajiv Kumar Jha has been awarded with the National Youth Talent Award 2072 BS for his outstanding performance in the field concerned.
A permanent resident of Dhanusha district, Prof Jha works at the School of Clinical Medicine of Xian Medical University, Shaanxi, China.
The 36-year-old Professor has already received a number of awards from the Government of the People’s Republic of China including the 100-Talent Award and Young Scientist Awards, among others.
The Ministry of Youth and Sports on Sunday informed that it was going to award two institutions and seven individuals with National Youth Talent Award 2071/72 coinciding with the International Youth Day on August 12.
The two institutions receiving the awards include Nepal Youth Organization Network and Nepal Disadvantage Women Association while seven individuals are Rajan Khatiwada of Bara, Sushmita Maskey of Kathmandu, Bawesh Khanal of Kathmandu, Pradeep Pariyar of Sindhuli, Dr Bindu Sharma and Gomawati Pun of Dang.