KOKRAJHAR: Retired teacher of Simbargaon High School, Kishore Basumatary on Tuesday took the oath of office as the third chairman of the Kokrajhar Development Authority (KDA) at the conference hall of the KDA. The oath of office was administered by the Secretary of Urban Development, Town and Country Planning, BTC, Dharan Dhar Boro in presence of BTC EM of Urban Development, Sports and Youth Welfare, Doneswar Goyary and other officials.
EM Goyary in his address said that Kokrajhar town, which is the headquarters of BTC, was a fast developing town. He said the foundation of high-rise building, construction of drainage system, canal, roads, electricity and other infrastructure should be taken up properly and proper planning was the need of the hour. He also said the KDA should create awareness to make the town clean. He hoped that the new chairman would take proper steps for extension and expansion of the existing parameter of Kokrajhar town in a collaborative way with Kokrajhar Municipal Board (KMB).