GUWAHATI – Ashok Dhanuka, a well-known social worker and industrialist, who has always played a leading role in the work of social service and public welfare, was awarded the ‘Philanthropist of the Year’ by News18 Group under the Excellence Assam Excellence Award 2022.
In a colorful ceremony organized by News18 Assam NorthEast at Hotel Radisson Blu, State Agriculture Minister Atul Bora felicitated Dr. Dhanuka by giving a memento and a citation for his contribution in the work of social service.
Rajesh Raina, Group Editor of News18 Network was also present on the occasion.
In this dignified program, Industry and Commerce Minister Vimal Bora including many big personalities of police administration and eminent people associated with business and industry were present.
It is noteworthy that during the Corona period, under the leadership of Dr. Dhanuka, more than 52 thousand needy people were given the first and second doses of Kovid resistance. Not only this, Dr. Dhanuka has always been making his important contribution in various public welfare works, including Shri Gauhati Gaushala and Marwari Hospital.
At present, Dr. Dhanuka is serving as the Trustee Incharge of Shri Gauhati Gaushala.
For the selfless services rendered by Dr. Dhanuka, he was today conferred with this prestigious honor by News18 Group.