Cachar Deputy Commissioner inaugurates art exhibition on Lachit Barphukan
The Cachar district administration has undertaken extensive programmes to celebrate the 400th birth anniversary of Lachit Borphukan.
SILCHAR: The Cachar district administration has undertaken extensive programmes to celebrate the 400th birth anniversary of Lachit Borphukan. In this connection, a painting/sketch/ drawing competition on the theme "Lachit Barphukan" was held in all schools/colleges of the district.
The best paintings were put up in an art exhibition organised at Goldighi Mall, Silchar. The exhibition was inaugurated by Deputy Commissioner, Cachar Rohan Kumar Jha by lightning the lamp in the presence of District Mission Coordinator, SSA Cachar Himashri Deka and other officials here on Tuesday. DC Jha then went around and saw the paintings displayed at the ground floor of the mall.
Later on, expressing his views, DC Rohan Kumar Jha said, "The paintings that were displayed in this art exhibition was done by the students of different schools and colleges of Cachar district. The best paintings were sent by the schools and colleges. Usually, there is much footfall at the mall and so we have displayed them here so that people can see them and know about the life and contribution of Lachit Barphukan. The painting competition is still open. Interested students can submit their paintings to the nearest SSA office or to Himashri Deka, ACS at the office of the Deputy Commissioner," stated a press release.