DIMAPUR, Oct 26 - Er Latsam Khimun of Arunachal Pradesh and Ramkui Jeme from Assam were conferred Honoris Causa (honorary doctorate degree) by Nitte University, Mangaluru in recognition of their unstinted and tireless efforts over a long period of time in the field of social works in the North East.
Chancellor of Nitte University N Vinay Hegde conferred the degree to the two awardees at a function held at the university auditorium in Mangaluru on Friday, PRO, Raj Bhavan, Kohima said in a release.
The award ceremony was attended by Nagaland Governor PB Acharya as the chief guest. Acharya had recommended their names for the award. � Correspondent