GUWAHATI, Dec 6 - Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi congratulated Sahitya Akademi awardees Santana Tanti and Rituraj Basumatary from the State on being chosen for the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award 2018.
Governor Mukhi said that the feats of Tanti and Basumatary have once again proved the State’s mettle in literary pursuits. He also said that the coveted Award is testimony to Assam’s prolific superiority and its rich literary talents who can rule the roost at any platform.
The Governor said that the endeavours of Tanti and Basumatary have made the people of Assam proud. He also said that the Award would definitely boost the morale of the upcoming poets and writers to contribute their best to the literary enrichment of the State.
Showering praise on the awardees, the Governor sought more heart-warming creations and wished them luck in their future endeavours.