Northeast festival concludes, honours five

IMPHAL:– Five personalities of the North East including Forest Man of India Jadav Payeng, eminent theatre artist Adil Hussain and Manipur’s Dr Kh Palin were felicitated as iconic figures on the concluding day of the North East Festival at IGNCA Ground, New Delhi, on Saturday, reports said.

The other two icons felicitated are Habib Choudhury, hailing from NE, who has made a 300 million dollar investment in Laos and Siddhant who has created an Android application in watch.

Chairman and Managing Director of the Shija Hospitals and Research Institute Dr Kh Palin was felicitated for his contribution to uplift the healthcare scenario in the NE region.

They were given a presentation and a citation by Arunachal Chief Minister Nabam Tuki in the presence of Ministers of NE States, bureaucrats of various Ministries of the Government of India and other dignitaries.

The citation of Dr Palin mentioned of his tremendous contribution in bringing quality healthcare to much underserved regions of the North East. His passion towards his profession drove him to achieve various medical feats including Guinness World Record for excision of the largest neck tumour in the world and also successful re-implantation of totally amputated hands for the first time in NE was also appreciated.

[Citizen report from Adil Sah, Delhi]

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