Shri Kajjuram Salam was born on 12 January 1980
in Remavand village of Bastar District in
Chattisgarh. He received training in folk dances of
Chattisgarh from Shri Nengi Mudiyal.
He has performed in various national-level festivals, including the Madhi Mahotsav organized by the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts; Bharat Mahotsav organized by Delhi Haat; Desh Parva organized by the Sangeet Natak Akademi; Rashtriya Shilpa Mela organized by Zonal Cultural Centre, Allahabad; Bharat Rang Mahotsav; Sirpur Mahotsav organized at Mahasamund, Chhatisgarh; Sanskriti organized by Mahatma Gandhi International Hindi University, Wardha, Maharashtra.
Shri Kajjuram is awarded the Ustad Bismillah Khan Yuva Puraskar of Sangeet Natak Akademi for the year 2010 for his talent in the field of Tribal Dance of Chattisgarh.