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Sabha award for Harapriya Barukial Borgohain.

Guwahati, April 10 - Harapriya Barukial Borgohain, noted writer and former president of Asom Lekhika Samaroh, has been selected for the Asam Sahitya Sabha's Dharmeswar Kataki Sishu Sahitya Award.

The award, which is conferred every two years to writers contributing to the field of children's literature, will be presented to Borgohain at a meeting of the Dharmeswar Kataki Sishu Sahitya Nyas here on April 13.

An office-bearer of the Tezpur Sahitya Sabha, Pankaj Baruah said that the Sabha flag would be unfurled at 8.30 am on that day by Tezpur Sahitya Sabha president Dr Suresh Kumar Arya. It will be followed by a tribute programme at 9.30 am to be initiated by Dilip Barthakur, Director, Social Welfare, Government of Assam.

The main function, to be held at 10.30 am, will be attended by Asam Sahitya Sabha president Imran Shah, vice president Paramananda Rajbangshi, literary pensioner Ram Chandra Chutia and others. Ten senior citizens of Tezpur will also be felicitated in the function. Hemanta Baruah, vice president of Tezpur Sahitya Sabha, will speak on the life of late Kataki.


Courtesy: collect by VOA team.