SIVASAGAR: A sub-way named after Jatindranath Bezbaruah in Sivasagar was inaugurated on Sunday. The no. 3 sub-way of Dinanath Bezbarauah Road was inaugurated by Mridushmita Singha, chairperson of Sibsagar Municipality Board.
Jatindranath Bezbaruah was the grandson of Raibahadur Jagannath Bezbaruah. A resident of Dinanath Bezbaruah road in Sivasagar town, Jatindranath Bezbaruah was a leading Assamese entrepreneur who ventured into hotel business in the 70s and established himself successfully in Jorhat, Guwahati, Delhi and Mumbai. He was the founder of Paradise Hotel Group.
To celebrate the inauguration ceremony, family members of Jatindranath Bezbaruah organized a public meeting at Aniruddha Junior College.
Jiten Goswami and Deepak Borthakur took part in the programme.
The meeting was presided over by Dr. Prakash Kotoky, former Principal of Sibsagar College. Addressing the meeting, Mridushmita Singha praised the Bezbaruah family and the social contributions of Jatindranath Bezbaruah. Dr Aditi Bezbaruah, daughter-in-law of Jatindranath Bezbaruah, also addressed the meeting and briefed about the life and works of Bezbaruah.
Prabin Bezbaruah, nephew of Jatindranath Bezbaruah spoke on the objective of the meeting, which was hosted by Mukul Nath. The event was also attended by Bezbaruah’s sons Prashanta Bezbaruah and Jayanta Kr. Bezbaruah, grandsons Raktim Bezbaruah and Sangram Bezbaruah, granddaughter Kongkona Bezbaruah, and residents of the area.