Nat’l seminar on NE tribes

RONO HILLS, Nov 13: The Hindi department of Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) is organizing a two-day national seminar themed ‘Poorvottar Bharat ki janajatiyon ka darshan evam sanskriti’ on 15 and 16 November at its campus here, in collaboration with the Indian Council of Philosophical Research.
Thirty-seven speakers from across the country will present papers in the seminar, which will also see the participation of scholars from various colleges of the state.
The seminar is aimed at “better understanding the processes of the loss of the region’s traditional heritage and the erosion of cultural values,” the department stated in release.
Among others, RGU Vice Chancellor Prof Saket Kushwaha, former VC Prof Tamo Mibang, RGU Registrar Prof Tomo Riba and Bharatiya Itihas Sankalan Yojna’s organising secretary Dr Balmukund Pandey will attend the seminar.