Odisha Government has announced an award in his name "Sarada Prasanna Gitikabita Sammana" to be conferred by Odisha Sangeet Natak Academy every year with an amount of 2.5 lacs in recognition of Sri Nayak's contribution to Odia Movie World.
On the "Ekadashaha" of Late Sarada Prasanna Nayak, the legendary film personality of Odisha, a meeting was held chaired by Bishnupada Sethi, Principal Secretary, Odia Language, Literature & Culture.
Director Odia Language , Literature and Culture, Bijaya Kumar Nayak and other senior officials were present, who lauded the achievements of Sri Nayak.
A special tribute is being offered by the Department of Odia Language, Literature & Culture of Government of Odisha to the departed soul.
This initiative is taken in association with Guru Kelu Charan Mohapatra Odissi Research Center and Odisha Sangeet Natak Academy in Doordarshan which can be watched by at 7.30 pm today evening, the 19 September, 2020.
Do not miss this unique event, switch on your TV in time and watch this humble tribute to this versatile artist, requested Director Mr.Nayak.