Punjabi writer Bhandari, Prof Yashpal among 12 to be honoured today
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Another luminary who is being honoured is the founder of Panjab University's music department. He is one living doyen of the Agra gharana, Prof Yashpal Sharma. Now retired, Prof Sharma has been trained in the tradition of the Agra gharana by Ustad Wilayat Hussain Khan and Ustad Yunus Hussain Khan.
Others who will be honoured include Sushil Kumar Sharma, Senior Assistant, Home Dept, UT Secretariat, Rakesh Mohan, SI Dharampal, Kailash Rashid Masih, Anil Kamboj, Ct. Sandeep, and Gurmit Singh.