Assam Baibhav award

Article: “Dr Tapan Saikia honoured with Assam Baibhav award


  • Eminent oncologist Dr Tapan Saikia will be conferred this year’s Assam Baibhav award, the highest civilian award instituted by the Assam government a year ago.
  • Currently working as director of onco sciences in Jaslok Hospital & Research Centre, Mumbai, Dr Saikia has rendered immense contribution towards generating awareness and early detection of cancer in Assam and other northeastern states.