SILCHAR: Silchar MLA Dipayan Chakraborty inaugurated the district level competition of Assam Sanskritik Mahasangrm, 2023-24 at Bongo Bhaban here on Wednesday. Inaugurating the district level competition of Jyoti Sangeet, Vishnu Rabha Geet and Bhupendra Sangeet on the occasion, the chief guest of the event ,MLA Dipayan Chakraborty said that January 17 is the death anniversary of Jyoti Prasad Agarwala which is celebrated as “Silpi Divas” in the entire state. He thanked the District Commissioner Rohan Kumar Jha for organizing the first day of the competition on “Silpi Divas”.
By paying tribute to Kabiguru Rabindranath Tagore, Kalaguru Bishnu Prasad Rabha, Rupkonwar Jyoti Prasad Agarwal and Dr. Bhupen Hazarika, he shed light on the lives of poets, great artists, writers-lyricists and called upon the children of the future generations to follow the path so that the children of the district can be enriched with art and culture.
MLA Dipayan Chakraborty also expressed his gratitude to Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma for his initiatives and efforts to include the state of Assam among the five developed states of the entire country by developing the people of the state in all areas from the fields of art, culture and sports to education, health, income, roads, etc.