GUWAHATI, Dec 24 - The All Assam Students� Union (AASU) will kick-start the centenary celebrations of the launch of the State�s first students� body � Asam Chhatra Sanmilan � tomorrow with a Statewide programme of lighting 99 earthen lamps across the district and subdivisional headquarters.
The ceremonial lighting of the lamps will take place at 5 pm across the State in presence of distinguished citizens.
In the city the programme will be held at the Latasil playground.
The Asam Chhatra Sanmilan was born at the Latasil playground on December 25, 1916 at the initiative of luminaries like Karmabir Chandranath Sarma. The inaugural session was presided over by Sahityarathi Lakshminath Bezbaroa.