|Kamal Kumari awards declared|
GUWAHATI, Oct 15 – The Kamal Kumari Foundation today announced the names of the recipients of the awards instituted by it in the fields of arts and culture, science and technology and journalism for the year 2010.
According to a release of the foundation, Amaresh Dutta, former head of the English Department of Gauhati University would get the Kamal Kumari National award for arts and culture, while, Prof Ramesh Chandra Deka, Director of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences , New Delhi, would get the award for Science and Technology. Senior journalist Subir Bhowmik will get the Siva Prasad Barooah National award for journalism.
Each of the awardees will get Rs 2 lakh, a citation and a trophy. The awards will be presented in a function to be held at the Rabindra Bhawan here on January 8, 2012.