KALIABOR, April 22 - The inauguration function of the newly-constructed naamghar/ guru ason foundation and batchora of Srimanta Sankardev Sangha, Dalgaon Prathamik under Kaliabor Zila Srimanta Sankar Dev Sangha will be held on April 30 next with a day-long programme.
The programme includes pratah prasanga, religious flag hoisting at 7.30 am by NN Hazarika, president of the prathamik sakha, at 8.30 am guru ason pratistha will be started by Ananta Ram Borua, at 10.30 am batchora inauguration programme will begin with banti prajalon (lighting of lantern) by Gunin Hazarika, ex-minister followed by batchora inauguration by Keshab Mahanta, Water Resource & IT Minister, Assam, then khol prasanga and naam prasanga by Srimanta Sankar Dev Sangha Sanskriti Sakha Kaliabor Zila. In the evening, illumination/ lighting of earthen lamp in every house. At night Rukmini Haran ankia bhaona will be exhibited by Sanskriti Sakha, Kaliabor SS Ankia Bhaona will be inaugurated by Jagannath Mahanta, distinguished artist of Kaliabor.
Rs 10 crore for Kollong project: Senior citizens of Kaliabor were present in a get together recently at Kaliabor College of Education on the invitation of Keshab Mahanta, Water Resource Minister where the latter took blessings from the gathering. Among others, former Minister Gunin Hazarika and writer Kusum Bora spoke a few words and mentioned about the opening of the Kollong river project. The minister disclosed that the Government has allocated a sum of Rs 10 crore for his department for the project and in this regard a committee will take initiative soon.
The senior citizens hoped that the minister will work for the for all-round development of Kaliabor in the new Assamese year and also look into the burning problems of the Water Resource Department.