All Bodoland Minority Students’ Union Observes First Death Anniversary of Laffiqul Islam

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Our Correspondent

Kokrajhar: All Bodoland Minority Students’ Union (ABMSU) on Wednesday observed the first death anniversary of Laffiqul Islam at Bhotgaon High School in Kokrajhar with a day-long programme. In the morning, there were prayers held after hoisting of the organizational flag at half-mast and rich floral tribute to Laffiqul Islam. Hundreds of people took part in the first death anniversary programme, which is observed as the students’ solidarity day. The open session, which was chaired by the president of the ABMSU, Shahkamal Kandhkar, was addressed by Jitumoni Saikia as chief guest and was also addressed by Kokrajhar MP Naba Kr. Sarania and journalist Monjit Mahanta, among others. The president of ABMSU, Laffiqul Islam was shot dead from point-blank range at a tiles shop at Titaguri in Kokrajhar last year by unidentified gunmen.