HAILAKANDI, Oct 25 - Swarupa Das, an eight standard student of Janeki Bazar ME School, Hailakandi, has emerged the North East Champion in 'Science Connect Quiz' organised by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, in Agartala. Eight States participated in the event.
The Rotary Club of Hailakandi felicitated Swarupa and presented her essential study materials and Rs 10,000. Hailing from an underprivileged family from the Algapur revenue circle of Hailakandi district, Swarupa was felicitated for her remarkable achievement by the Club in the presence of former minister Gautam Roy.
Moreover, in the same function, the Rotary Club inducted Ashish Kumar Sarkar as its new member in the presence of president Harkishore Chanda and several Rotarians.
Meanwhile, the Rotary Club observed the World Food Day by distributing nutritious food among the underprivileged and marginalised people.