Darbhanga: Adding another feather in his cap, Dainik Jagran’s Chief General Manager Nishikant Thakur received Mithila Vibhuti award here recently. The award was conferred to him by the state Health Minister, Ashwini Kumar Chaubey, on the last day of Mithila Vibhuti festival.

Thakur was honoured with a copper plate on concluding day of the three-day festival organized by Vidyapati Sewa Sansthan here at the MLSM College.

“Despite the accolades received from aboard, the respect given by the native place is supreme,” he said, while terming this honour as one of his biggest achievements.