Assam Current affairs 2021 : In today’s daily Assam Current affairs season we will discuss about the topic named “Assam to replicate Bharat Ratna, Padma awards” this article is covered by the hindu news.we have shortlisted some important points from the news coverage for your upcoming exams.
• The Assam government has instituted a series of annual awards similar to the Bharat Ratna and Padma awards entailing a slew of benefits for the awardees.
• The decision was taken at a Cabinet meeting headed by Chief Minister Himanta Biswas Sarma on Tuesday.
• While the Asom Ratna would be presented to one person who has made a significant contribution to society, the Asom Bibhushan would be presented to three, the Asom Bhushan to five and the Asom Shree to 10 persons every year.
Benifits of this awards :
• The awards will carry ₹5 lakh, ₹3 lakh, ₹2 lakh and ₹1 lakh respectively
• Free treatment for critical illness.
• Free stay at Assam bhawans across the country
• Free travel in State Transport Corporation buses.