GUWAHATI, Jan 10 � Asam Sahitya Sabha today conferred the prestigious Sadasya Mohiyan title on noted academician and linguist Prof Satyendra Narayan Goswami at a function held at the auditorium of the Royal Group of Institutions here. According to Sabha sources, at the same function, the apex body of Assamese literature conferred the Sahityacharyya title on noted linguist and educationist Prof Bishweshwar Hazarika, noted writer Nirupama Bargohain and Dr Durgeswar Sarma.
The function was presided over by Sabha president Imran Shah.
The apex literary body also accorded special felicitation to writers Suniti Sonowal and Basanta Kumar Doley.
The function was also attended by president-elect of the Sabha Dr Dhrubajyoti Bora and former Sabha president Dr Lakshmi Nandan Bora, sources said.