From a Correspondent
JOYSAGAR, Feb 8: Axom Xahitya Xabha’s special centery Sivasagar session got underway from Wednesday at the Rupahi Jerenga Pathar here. The Xabha proceedings, however, marred by attack on AXX former secretary general Paramanda Rajbongshi, who is in the eye of controversy over Xabha dealings. As per report, Rajbongshi was set upon by a mob, while he was about to enter the session venue. Axom Xahitya Xabha’s special centery Sivasagar session got underway from Wednesday at the Rupahi Jerenga Pathar here.
Sivasagar has now become a sort of pilgrimage destition for writers, artistes, patrons and lovers of the letter and the arts. Jorhat Lok Sabha MP Kamakhaya Prasad Tasa formally iugurated the Sahitya Kandari Padma th Gohain Baruah Khetra by ceremonial lighting of lamp on Wednesday morning. Bhasar Ojja Hemchandra Baruah Mandap was iugurated by Sivasagar Deputy Commissioner rayan Konwar. Jorhat Deputy Commissioner Birendra Mittal formally iugurated a new road connecting Magarahat–Kalugaon–Joysagar of Sivasagar. The road has been christened Sataborseo Path to mark the historic event. Five other pandals were also formally iugurated by famous litterateurs of the district. Dignitaries from other districts have started reaching Jerenga Pathar and were well received by reception committee members.
The reception committee and the district administration are working round the clock for smooth functioning of the entire programme. Many social and student organizations are cooperating too. Various academic, socio–cultural and literary discussions and shows were held on Wednesday evening by various groups from Sivasagar and other districts.