As a tribute & in memory of first Assam CM, Bharat Ratna Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi, GoA has instituted the Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Award to recognise those making exemplary contributions towards national integration. The award carries a cash reward, a citation & a shawl.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today conferred the Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Award to:
Eminent writer & scholar Dr Nirode Kumar Barooah
Kasturba Gandhi National Memorial Trust,
Assam BranchShillong Chamber Choir, Meghalaya
Vice President of India