Yet another award for Delong Padung

PATNA, Aug 25: Renowned artist, singer and music composer from Arunachal, Delong Padung, has been conferred ‘India’s Rising Star Award-2019’ by the Indraprastha Educational Research & Charitable Trust here in Bihar, in recognition of his valuable contributions in the field of art and culture.
The award was presented to him in a function held here on Sunday.
Padung, a member of the Sangeet Natak Akademi and recipient of the Ustad Bismillah Khan and a few other state awards, is presently running the Karpung Karduk Folk Music Academy & Research Centre in Ruksin, in East Siang district.
The trust awarded a total of 100 talents from different fields.