In a program held to mark 99th birthday of the first elected prime minister of Nepal, BP Koirala, actress Jharana Thapa was honored by an award. Nepali Congress president Sushil Koirala handed over the award to the actress. Other Nepali movie artists honored in the program include actress Jharana Bajracharya, actress Garima Pant, actor Krishna Malla, RP Panta, Sunil Thapa, Jitu Nepal, Deepak Raj Giri, Sambhujit Baskota and Prabhakar Sharma among others.
In response to the award, Jharana told:
"I am so overwhelmed for being rewarded by Nepal Saskritik Sangh on the occasion of 99th BP Jayanti. It was a great honored and motivation..It gives me a strength to give my Best in coming days.I would humbly thank to entire team of Nepal Saskritik Sangh for appreciating my work and contribution. Last but not to least, I would like to cherish this moment with Kollywood fraternity."