JAGIROAD, Dec 13 - The Sadou Asom Lekhika Samaroh Samiti in association with the Jagiroad Sakha Samiti is organising the Aideu Handique Memorial Award distribution ceremony at the premises of the Kala Mandir here on December 17.
The occasion has been planned so as to coincide with the 12th death anniversary of noted cine actress Aideu Handique, who acted in Joymoti Kunwori. She enacted the main role of Joymoti. When contacted, members of the Samiti, namely Ranju Gogoi Chutia stated that the State committee of Lekhika Samaroh Samiti along with the Jagiroad unit decided to confer the award this year to danseuse and Sangeet Natak Akademi Award winner Garima Hazarika.
The ceremony will begin with the hoisting of flag by Sukh Baruah, president of the State committee, while Munin Borthakur, senior citizen of the area will light the ceremonial earthen lamp. Harendra Bora, president of Morigaon Zila Sahitya Sabha will inaugurate the open session in which Dr Kandarpa Kumar Deka, Vice Chancellor of Mahapurush Srimanta Sankardev University, Nagaon will attend the meeting as the chief guest.
Noted litterateur and scientist, Dr Malini will deliver a lecture on the topic, �Cultural Lifecycle of Women�, where noted cine actress Moloya Goswami will also speak on the �Life and Contributions of Garima Hazarika�.
Dr BC Neog, Principal of Jagiroad College will release the souvenir named Rupali Kunwori edited by Ranju Gogoi Chutia. Among others, local MLA Bibekananda Doloi, noted litterateur Dr Joyshree Goswami Mahanta, Tiwa Sahitya Sabha president Lal Sing Madar, Jagiroad Sakha Sahitya Sabha president Paban Chandra Gogoi, CEM of TAC Ramakanta Dewri, former president of Tiwa Sahitya Sabha Tulsi Bordoloi, Bimala Gogoi Gohain and Sabitri Gogoi, vice presidents of Sadou Asom Lekhika Samaroh Samiti are scheduled to attend the function as guests, the organisers informed.