LAKHIMPUR, April 28: The 60th Lakhimpur Kendriya Bihu Sanmilan, that commenced from April 25 in a festive environment, concluded on Saturday.
On the third day of the event on Friday, a series of competitions like debate, traditional sports, recitation and quiz were held. The State-level husori competition was won by the Bordaichila Husori team of Duliajan while while Habung Husori team of Dhemaji and Borhomthuri Husori team of Bordoloni bagged the second and third position. The best team was awarded with a prize money of Rs 1,00,000 and the second and third teams won Rs, 50,000 and Rs. 30,000 respectively.
On the concluding day also various competitions were held. The open session, chaired by Nazim Ahmed, the president of the organizing committee, commenced in the evening. It was inaugurated by Uday Sankar Hazarika, the president of the permanent committee. General secretary of AASU, Lurin Jyoti Gogoi was appointed speaker while noted journalist Samudragupta Kashyap was guest of honour. Lakhimpur Superintendent of Police Sudhakar Singh inaugurated the cultural function in which artistes like Seemanta Sekhar and Jublee Baruah performed.