A multifaceted personality like him made a mark in every field he entered. Below is a list of his awards and recognitions.

  • Gold Medal for best fighter controller in 1966
  • Sahitya Akademi Award for his long poem Ghar in 1980
  • Commendation of Chief of Air Force in 1985
  • Sahitya Ratan Award by the Nami Dogri Sanstha in 2001