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8 from Northeast conferred with Padma awards

President of India Ram Nath Kovind today conferred the Padma Awards for the year 2022 at a ceremony held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan today. From the Northeast, 8 were awarded

President of India Ram Nath Kovind today conferred the Padma Awards for the year 2022 at a ceremony held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan today.

From the Northeast, 8 were awarded with prestigious Padma awards today. Mizo academician VL Nghaka, Assam’s social worker Shakuntala Choudhury and Litterateur Dhaneshwar Engti were awarded with Padma Shri by President Kovind today.

Apart from them, Manipur’s Entrepreneur Muktamoni Devi, practitioner and a popularizer of the appliqué art of Manipur called Leeba in the Meitei language Lourebam Bino Devi and Nagaland’s Litterateur T Senka Aao was awarded with Padma Shri. Arunachal’s Guru Tulku Rinpoche also received the Padma Shri for spiritualism.

First Published: 28th March, 2022 23:42 IST

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