From a Correspondent
TANGLA, August 17: Along with the rest of the tion, the 70th Independence Day was celebrated in Tangla with a three-day long programme by the administration of Harisinga Revenue Circle and local public.
On Monday, Lakyhya Jyoti Das, Circle Officer, Khoirabari Revenue Circle hoisted the tri-colour at Tangla HS field. Delivering his speech, Das said, “Along with development and progress, peace and fraternity are needed for which the co-operation of people is necessary.” He further said, “Youths of the tion should join hands in tion building.” He also spoke on the urgent need of mitigating the man-elephant conflict in Udalguri district, need for aforestation drives and dealing with the disturbing trend of drug abuse among youths.
Earlier, a congregation of 28 groups comprising of more than 1,000 students of 17 educatiol institutions participated in the march past parade. Meritorious students Prabhal Jyoti Swargiary, Mousumi Baruah,Mohan Pradhan and Subam Patae were also felicitated . School and college children also performed on patriotic songs.
The march past parade was judged by Platoon Commander of 37 bbn SSB Tangla camp, I.Orijit Singh, Dhirendra Kalita, OC Tangla PS, Dr. Harakanta Das and educationist Binoy Medhi.