GUWAHATI, Aug 6 - The Directorate of Sports and Youth Welfare has selected four NCC cadets for Bir Chilarai Award for the year 2020-21 in different categories.
The selection committee meeting was held yesterday at the Chief Secretary�s conference hall with Chief Secretary Kumar Sanjay Krishna in the chair.
The meeting was attended by Dr M Angamuthu, Commissioner and Secretary, Sports and Youth Welfare Department; Dharma Kanta Mili, Director, Sports and Youth Welfare; Ranuj Borkakoty, Joint Secretary, Sports and Youth Welfare Department; Antara Gogoi, Deputy Director, Sports and Youth Welfare; Brig JC Talukdar, Group Commander, NCC Group HQ and Brig Ranjit Borthakur.
The State sports directorate has been conferring the award since 2005-06. The selected cadets are � Shubham Singh of B Borooah College, Niharika Kashyap of Cotton College State University, Abu Hasmiud Doza of Sainik School, Goalpara, Esika Ahmed of St. Mary�s High School, stated a release.