The Anuchuchita Jati Yuba Satra Sanstha on Sunday conferred the Sati Radhika Shanti Award on noted scientist Ranjana Das.
The student’s body conferred the award on the scientist during a function held in Sivasagar.
Das was the director of the Central Muga Eri Research and Training Institute, Central Silk Board of the ministry of textiles.
Das has conducted extensive research on Assam silk and her research papers have been published in about a hundred national and international journals.
Apart from this, the student body also conferred the Sati Radhika Award on 30 women, who have contributed in different ways towards society and are currently engaged in different welfare activities in their respective areas.
Every year the Anuchuchita Jati Yuba Satra Sanstha felicitates women from the state who have achieved much in their respective fields of interest.