Noted science writer, educationist, translator and a retired former Head of Department of Physics, Darrang College, Dr Ramesh Chandra Goswami was awarded with the Narendra Deva Shastri Memorial Award to mark his contribution in the field of literature, culture, journalism and education.
He was honoured at a special award-giving function organised in connection with the 93rd birth anniversary of the noted Sanskrit scholar and veteran journalist Narendra Deva Shastri by the Sonitpur Press Club, Tezpur at Tezpur Sahitya Sabha Bhawan on December 11.
About Dr Ramesh Chandra Goswami:
Dr Ramesh Chandra Goswami, has contributed a lot to the field of literature, culture, journalism and education.
Dr. Goswami has wrote, more than 22 popular science books till now, besides, as many as 1000 articles published in various leading magazines and newspapers of Assam, besides contributing numerous writings to books, dictionaries and encyclopaedias in science. In the year 2014, Dr Goswami bagged the National Award for his outstanding Efforts in Science and Technology Communication through print media including books and magazines by the National Council for Science and Technology Communication of the Union Government at New Delhi.
While receiving the award Dr. Goswami acknowledged the noble effort of Sonitpur Press Club to keep alive the ideology of Sanskrit scholar and veteran journalist Narendra Deva Shastri by organising such an event in his honour.