|‘Ideal Mother Award’ to Snehalata Chowdhury|
GUWAHATI, June 3 - The Assam Lekhika Sanstha will honour eminent Gandhian, social activist and literature lover Snehalata Chowdhury of Barpeta with this year’s Lavanya Hazarika Memorial Ideal Mother Award.
The award has been instituted in the name of the late Lavanya Hazarika of Dibrugarh by a trust formed after her name. The award is given by noted publisher, litterateur and filmmaker Surjya Hazarika and his family. The award carries a citation, cash prize and several other gifts. Snehalata Chowdhury is the 10th recipient of the award.