EDUCATION: 1989- Bachelor of Fine Arts (Applied Arts), Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S.University of Baroda, Gujarat.
OCCUPATION: Art Teacher with Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan since 1995. Presently posted at Kendriya Vidyalaya AFS Laitkor Peak, Shillong Meghalaya India since September 2015.
PROFESSIONAL TRAINING:2008 February: Participated in a 4 day training on Project Based Learning at 21 Century Learning Institute, Singapore.
November 2014: Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert 2015.
November 2014: Windows 8 in the Classroom
October 2014: Microsoft-Teaching with Technology Basics
February 2014: Microsoft-Teacher Teaching with Technology
November 2013: Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert 2014.
2015 -2017: Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert
2014: Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert and represented India at the Microsoft in Education Global Forum in Barcelona, Spain from 11 to 14, March 2014.
2014: Project- Color Panorama: How important is Art in our Life? was recommended by the Jury in Classroom Innovation in KVS Pan-India Competition on School Leadership and Classroom Innovations conducted jointly by Educational Technology and Management Academy in collaboration with Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan. Invited to attend the Classroom Innovation Conference at PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry, New Delhi on 17 & 18 February 2014.
2012: August: One Digital Photography was awarded as ‘Best entry’ at the KVM Media Club Photo Contest held in K.V.NFR Maligaon, to commemorate the ‘World Photography Day’ in collaboration with Nikon India Private Limited.
2012: May: One Digital Photograph & One Video awarded at the ALL INDIA DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY/VIDEOGRAPHY CONTEST FOR TEACHERS (2011), organised by Central Institute Of Educational Technology(CIET), a constituent unit of NCERT.
2011: Awarded the KVS National Incentive Award 2011 by the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, New Delhi announced on 05 September 2011.
2011: Awarded Finalist (National Level-Motto) KVS Akshar Aakar: Logo & Motto Contest 2011 in collaboration with Oracle Education Initiatives India.
2009 Felicitated by Oracle Education Foundation for Best Performance in Think Quest Narrative Competition 2009 for the Project “FIESTA INDO-ITALIANA” at New Delhi on 20 November 2009.
2009 Nominated as the Zonal winner of the EQFI: India Education Awards 2008 from East Zone.
2008 Awarded Certificate for Effective implementation of think.com in schools by Oracle Education Foundation.
2007 Oracle Education Foundation think.com ‘India Contest 2007’ awarded ‘Excellence in Performance’ for designing Oracle think.com websites.
2005 Awarded in the 17th National Photo Contest organised by the Photo Divisions, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting Government of India.
1996 was awarded First Prize in the Photo Contest organised by Assam Tourism Government of Assam on the occasion of World Tourism Day at Guwahati on 27th September.
1996 Awarded Certificate of Merit in The National Component of International Poster Contest 1996 on the theme ‘Where we live now’ organised by NCERT and UNFPA held at New Delhi.
Associated with the Gauhati Artists’ Guild for over three decades and presently a Member of GAG. Resides in Guwahati Assam India with wife Tulirekha who is also a painter and daughter Anurekha.
With Mr.Anthony Salcito, Microsoft Corporation, Vice President, Worldwide Education at the Microsoft Global Forum 2014 in Barcelona, Spain.
Receiving the Pearson Teaching Award 2013 for Excellence in Art, Music & Drama Government School, from Mr.Kapil Sibal, Minister of Communications and Information Technology and Law and Justice, Government of India, Mr. Deepak Mehrotra MD, Pearson India, and Indian Cricketer, Gautam Gambhir on 13 December 2013 in New Delhi.