GUWAHATI, Aug 13: Karbi writer and author of “Diarun Alun” and composer of “Haimu” Rupsing Teron (Karbi Anglong) is among 43 persons who will receive will receive literary pension for 2018-19, an official release informed here on Monday.
The names of other recipients are: Dr. Uttam Ch. Pathak (Barpeta), Indra Prasad Saikia (Biswanath), Santanamayee Mazumdar (Bongaigaon), Kabrambam Nilakanta Singha (Cachar), Matidev Sharma Shastri (Darrang), Prithu Ram Baruah (Darrang), Nilima Chakraborty (Dhubri), Jitendra Nath Chutia (Dhemaji), Dr. Pushpadhar Gogoi (Dhemaji), Guneswar Sonowal (Dibrugarh), Mukut Dutta (Dibrugarh), Jyoti Borgohain (Dibrugarh), Bhaba Kanta Konwar (Dibrugarh), Anima Devi (Golaghat), Ritanjali Puzari (Jorhat), Runima Baruah (Jorhat), Nripen Deuri (Jorhat), Dinesh Kakati Nath (Kamrup Metro), Muruli Dhar Das (Kamrup Metro), Safiur Rahman Saikia (Kamrup Metro), Dr. Bhupendra Roychoudhury (Kamrup Metro), Tarani Kanta Pathak (Kamrup Metro), Madhuri Kalita Choudhury (Kamrup Metro), Nilima Bora (Kamrup Metro), Dayananda Pathak (Kamrup Metro), Pankaj Thakur (Kamrup Metro), Bhuban Ch. Kalita (Kamrup Metro), Sukumar Bagchi (Kamrup Metro), Padma Ram Mahanta (Kamrup), Phani Dhar Bora (Majuli), Bharat Ch. Deka (Nalbari), Dilip Kr. Buragohain (Sivasagar), Harendra Kalita (Kamrup), Manjit Singh (Kamrup Metro), Dr. Ganesh Pegu (Kamrup Metro), Dharmeswar Duarah (Golaghat), Mahidhar Deka (Kamrup Metro), Dr. Namita Deka (Kamrup Metro), Ratneswar Basumatary (Kamrup Metro), Dr. Bhubaneswar Deka (Kamrup), Bidyasagar Narzary (Kokrajhar) and Sumanta Chaliha (Kamrup Metro).
The recipients of the Literary Pension are requested to contact the Director of Higher Education, Assam for further follow up action.