KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Padmashree Sahitya Puraskar and Padmashree Sadhana Samman, two famous literary awards in Nepal, have been cancelled for this year.

Litterateur Sanjeev Uprety’s new novel ‘Hans’ is all set to get released on September 28 as per a press statement issued by Book-Hill Publication. After his notable first novel ‘Ghanchakkar’ that was published 12 years ago, he has come up with ‘Hans’.