JALUKBARI, Nov 11 - The Vice-Chancellor of Gauhati University Dr Mridul Hazarika has taken initiatives for establishing a linkage among people having relations with this university from the past to the present. He has come forward with a plan to open an international wing of alumni association of the university, to be named �Gauhati University Overseas Alumni Association.�
Prof Jogen Chandra Kalita, a Commonwealth scholar and a Commonwealth fellow and Professor of the Department of Zoology, GU has been given the responsibility to act as the co-coordinator of the overseas alumni affairs.
The university has nominated two joint co-coordinators abroad � Dr Jayanta B Sarma and Dr Nripen Barkataki to initiate the process of opening up the European Chapter of �Gauhati University Overseas Alumni Association�. The joint co-coordinators, both from England have been requested to design and develop the European Chapter of the �Gauhati University Overseas Alumni Association� as a dynamic model.