BISWANATH CHARIALI, July 23 - A memorial meet was held on Sunday at Missamari, Halem in the fond memory of late social worker and teacher Surya Kanta Gogoi under the aegis of Ananda Chandra Agarwala Junior College and Bhangani Konwar Sahitya Sabha on the occasion of his first death anniversary. The meet was chaired by Khagen Khound while it was conducted by Arup Rajkhowa, general secretary of Bhangani Konwar Sahitya Sabha. A number of speakers including Sidheswar Hazarika, Dilip Sharma, Kalpana Mahanta, Suramani Dahal, Dr Kishor Singh Rajpur, Ratna Basnet, among others, highlighted the life and works of late Gogoi.
A souvenir titled Suryanjali, edited by Arup Rajkhowa was released by Dr Nityananda Gogoi, former Principal of Biswanath College while a bust was unveiled by Makarlal Ghimire, retired teacher of Swahid Mukunda Kakati High School, Halem. Earlier, the welcome address was delivered by Anima Sharma Gogoi.