Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Birth centenary of Purna Chandra Goswami celebrated

The Birth Centenary of the pioneer of intellectual revolution of Golaghat, author of children books, social worker, freedom fighter, book publisher and Satradhikar of Dhalarsatra, Sri Purna Chandra Goswami was celebrated today at Golaghat. An open meeting was organised at Amateur Hall on the occasion where eminent author and former president of Asom Sahitya Sabha, Dr. Nagen Saikia presided over the meeting. Apart from Dr. Saikia, a number of other luminaries including Sahitya Academy Awardee Sri Gagan Ch. Adhikari was also present on the occasion. Eminent writer and former lecturer of Biswanath College Sri Pkatik Hazarika has been conferred the Purna Chandra Goswami Centenary Honour. Mr. Hazarika started his career as a writer of children books in the year 1961. His name is also included in the book ‘Who’s who of Indian Writers’ published by Sahitya Academy in 1991. Three books were also released on the occasion.

Author info

Ritupallab Saikia's picture

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

Random Stories

Durga Mandir foundation stone laid

20 Nov 2015 - 10:42am | Hantigiri Narzary
Foundation stone for re-construction of Durga Mandir at Kokrajhar Main Bazar Durgabari was laid by formet Minister and Kokrajhar east MLA Pramila Rani Brahma on Friday. The Main Bazar Durga...

Joshi dismisses dissidence

22 Jan 2014 - 4:51pm | AT News
AICC general has totally dismissed any dissidence within the party legislative body saying that he has not heard of it.Talking to reporters in the sidelines of the party executive body meeting at the...

Kokrajhar ready for NRC

30 Aug 2019 - 6:10pm | AT Kokrajhar Bureau
KOKRAJHAR: Citizens of the state are much awaited to see the final draft of NRC publication on Saturday . Along with rest of the state, BTAD districts are all set to publish the final draft of NRC...