From Our Correspondent
Silchar, April 11: The Amit Kumar g Memorial Achiever Award, which was instituted in the year 2008 in memory of the renowned jourlist of this region Amit Kumar g, is given to the student who secures the first class first position in Masters of Mass Communication from Assam University, Silchar. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, a student from Nigeria, is the recipient of this award for the year 2015. Dr. Subhra g, who is a teacher in the Department of Philosophy, Assam University, Silchar, and the niece of late Amit Kumar g, handed over the citation and the cash award of Rs. 5000 to Celeste Bah, another Nigerian student who is a student of Computer Science department of Assam University, who received the award on behalf of Umar. From his home country Nigeria, Umar expressed his happiness on receiving the award.