From Our Correspondent
Silchar, Jan 18: All Cachar Karimganj Hailakandi Students Association (ACKHSA), Silchar, has taken the initiative to celebrate the silver jubilee of Assam University on a grand scale in a unique manner. In this regard, an event will be organized on the eve of silver jubilee celebration of the Varsity at District Library auditorium on January 20. The event will be graced by the presence of all the Vice-Chancellors of Assam University. Prof Jayantabhushan Bhattacharjee who was the first Vice-Chancellor of the Varsity will be present as the chief-guest on the occasion. Other guests of honour include Prof Dilip Chandra th, present Vice-Chancellor of the University and former Vice-Chancellors Prof Mritunjoy Bhattacharjee, Prof Subhash Chandra th, Prof Tapodhir Bhattacharjee and Prof Somth Dasgupta, along with Gauridutta Sharma, Vice-Chancellor Bilaspur University and Dr S Lakshman, IAS, Deputy Commissioner of Cachar.
Addressing media-persons at a press-meet held in a hotel of this town on Wednesday, Rupam ndi Purkayastha advisor, ACKHSA said, “ACKHSA’s role in setting up of this University is incomparable and cannot be undermined at all. The history behind this central University is long and stretched out. Perhaps, it is the only University which did see its formal iuguration. Since we could not celebrate that moment, we decided to observe its silver jubilee on a high note. Inviting all the Vice-Chancellors of this University on a single and same platform is a big achievement indeed. We are thankful to our sponsor Subimal Bhattacharjee who is a globally recognized defence and cyber security alyst for his kind help, assistance and support”.
Rupam ndi further said that a host of cultural items would be organized on that evening. “The whole event will be coordited by Debanjan Mukherjee. Joy Bose along with 48 other artistes will perform Gaudiya Nritya to enthral the audience. All the educationists of the three districts of Cachar, Karimganj and Hailakandi have been invited for this purpose. All the teaching and non teaching staffs of Assam University have also been invited for this out of the box celebration”, Rupam ndi added to say. Among other members of ACKHSA present at the press-meet included Niranjan Dutta, Biswajit Deb, Baharul Iaslam Barbhuiyan, Ripon Laskar, Alok Dhar, Nikita Banik, Sahanur Alom Laskar.