Salchak TOKA, USSR First Secretary, Tuva Oblast Communist Party of the Soviet Union Committee, since 1944. Writer; board member, Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Union of Writers; candidate member of the Central Committee, Communist Party of the Soviet Union, since 1952. Stalin Prize, 1951; four Order of Lenin; other medals. Member, Communist Party, since 1929.
TOKA, Salchak was born in 1901 in Mergen, Kaa-Khem Rayon, now Tuva Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic.
1929 graduated Moscow Communist University for Workers of the East.
Since 1930 engaged in literature work. Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1946, 1950, 1954, 1958 convocation.