GUWAHATI CITY

Governor Jagdish Mukhi Congratulates Sahitya Akademi Awardees

Jagdish Mukhi

Guwahati: Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi congratulated Sahitya Akademi Awardee Santana Tanti and Rituraj Basumatary from the state on being adorned with the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award 2018. Governor Mukhi said that the feats of Santana Tanti and Rituraj Basumatary have once again proved the state’s mettle on literary pursuits. He also said that the coveted awards are the testimony to Assam’s prolific superiority and its rich literary talents who can rule the roost at any platform. “The endeavours of Santana Tanti and Rituraj Basumatary have made the people of Assam feel proud. The awards will definitely boost the morale of the upcoming poets and writers to contribute their best to the literary enrichment of the state”, he said. Showering praise on the awardees the Governor sought more heart-rending creations and wished them all luck in their future endeavour.