These include noted classical singer Pandit Rajan Sajan, Dainik Jagran's Virendra Kumar, Mahant of Sankat Mochan temple Vishwambhar Nath Mishra and folk singer Malini Awasthi. PTI. First Published: Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 23:34. 0. Shares.
He nominated 11 persons, including the Prime Minister, BSP supremo Mayawati, Uttar Pradesh minister and senior SP leader Azam Khan, Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kisan, folk singer Malini Awasthi, comedians Rajpal Yadav and Sunil Grover among others.
The festival would also pay tribute to renowned singer Begum Akhtar on her birth centenary with noted folk singer Malini Awasthi's rendition, besides the staging of play “Main Tumhe Phir Miloongi: Amrita-Imroz Letters” by Salim Arif and Lubna Salim.
In 2013, the Gurgaon Utsav held at the same venue had brought Malini Awasthi's folk music, a theatre performance - Piya Behrupiya - and some Punjabi folk music accompanied by electronic music. Organisations like the Arts and Literature foundation and I ...