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Syukapha Award to Padma Borkotoky

Assam on Sunday vowed to remain united in the time of crisis taking Chaolung Syukapha as a role model. This is what the message the Assam Day has conveyed to the people while the state was observing the Assam Day.

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi gave away the prestigious Sukapha Award to noted citizen and journalist Padma Borkotoky at a function at the Rabindra Bhawan in the evening.

Organised by the department of cultural affairs, minister for cultural affairs Gautom Bora and prominent historian Dr Jogen Phukan attended the function.

The news of Assam Day celebration also are coming from almost all districts--upper and central Assam disticts and Guwahati.

Asom Sahitya Sabha has also observed the Assam Day with a day long programme.
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