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Siu-Ka-Pha Award

Siu-Ka-Pha Award

The Siu-Ka-Pha Award was presented to noted Botanist, educationist, and folklore researcher Dr Padmeswar Gogoi. This was presented at a programme held at Siu-Ka-Pha Samannay Kshetra in Golaghat. The award recognised his effort and contribution in the field of science and botany.

Key Points:

  • The inaugural edition of the award carried a citation, a memento, a cheleng chador and Rs.10,000.
  • This was presented by Golaghat Deputy Commissioner Dhiren Hazarika. Gogoi donated the cash amount that was presented to him to the organising committee to spend on activities that are done in order to promote the ideals of Chaolung Siu-Ka-Pha.
  • The Siu-Ka-Pha Award, instituted by the central committee of different ethnic groups and organisations of Golaghat district

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