Award to JN Goswami, Jahnu Baruah
By Our Staff Reporter
Guwahati, Nov 30: Noted space scientist Jatindra th Goswami will be conferred the first Krish Kanta Handiqui tiol Award. The award comprises of Rs 5 lakh cash and a citation. The Krish Kanta Handiqui State Open University has also announced a tiol fellowship to film maker Jahnu Baruah. The fellowship comprises of Rs 12 lakh cash and a citation. The awards will be conferred on December 11. Aruchal Governor JP Rajkhowa will be present at the function, the varsity's vice chancellor Hitesh Deka said. Deka said the university is also organizing a Jyoti Sangeet competition among the students at its centres on December 6.