GUWAHATI, Aug 16 - The Bir Chilarai Award was presented to the NCC cadets during an Independence Day event held at the Directorate of Sports and Youth Welfare office at Dispur.
The programme was presided over by Dr M Angamuthu, Commissioner and Secretary, Sports and Youth Affairs, Government of Assam.
Brig JC Talukdar, Group Commander, NCC Group Headquarters, and few other luminaries, were also part of the prestigious event. The award ceremony is conducted every year on Independence Day.
Winners of this year�s Bir Chilarai Award were Shubham Singh from B Borooah College, Niharika Kashyap from Cotton University, Abu Hasmiud Doza from Sainik School, Goalpara and Esika Ahmed from St Mary�s High School, stated a release.