GUWAHATI, Nov 21 - Under the auspices of the Friends of Assam and Seven Sisters (FASS) International, NRIs and us residents, Dr Rupam Bora and his wife Sangeeta Barua Bora, distributed 30 solar reading lamps among poor students at the Panchatirtha Sishu Sankardev Vidya Niketan, Hajo on November 18, in the sacred memory of their father, Late Hirendra Kumar Barua (retired IAS officer). This was stated in a press release.
The function was presided over by the headmaster of the school, Tankeshwar Talukdar. The object of the meeting was explained by Dinesh Choudhury, who spoke about the life and works of Hirendra Kumar Barua. The headmaster of the Hajo Model Girls� School, M Islamuddin also spoke a few words. Late Barua�s wife, Preeti Barua spoke in the meeting. Other relatives of the family were also present in the meeting.