GUWAHATI, Oct 14 - More than 600 students took part in the Singhapurush Radha Govinda Baruah Memorial State Level Art Competition held at the centre located on the premises of the Tribune Buildings here today. Across the State, thousands of students took part in the competition held at 37 venues in 25 places. It was organised by the Assam Tribune Sports Club.
On the Tribune Buildings premises, the competition was inaugurated by eminent artist Benu Misra. In his speech, Misra congratulated the Assam Tribune Sports Club for organising such a huge art competition.
Attending the programme as a special guest, journalist Monoj Kumar Goswami said, �The Tribune Group is playing a great role not only in the field of journalism but also in our social life.� Artist Munindra Narayan Bhattacharya also attended the programme as a guest of honour.
The competition was also held in Morigaon�s Sanjeevani Kala Niketan; Nagaon�s Jyoti Art School, Aanupurvik Chitra-Bhaskaryya Vidyalaya, Kallol Chitrankan Vidyalaya, Nagaon Art & Craft, Pradeep Art & Craft, Nabarup Jatiya Vidyapeeth, Hemangini Bordoloi Chitrankan Vidyalaya (Amolapatty), Sankardev Chitrakala Vidyalaya (Chamuagaon), Bishnu-Jyoti Chitrankan Vidyalaya, Akonir Kabita Ghar (Raha) and Barnali Art School (Morikolong); Golaghat�s Bezbaruah Govt Higher Secondary School; Jorhat Stadium (Southern Gallery); Majuli�s No.1 Kamalabari Prathimik Vidyalaya, Pitambar Dev High School, Garmur; Sivasagar Govt Multipurpose Higher Secondary School, Sonari College; Dibrugarh�s BL Beria Saraswati Sishu Mandir (Lachitnagar); Tinsukia�s Chenairam Higher Secondary School, Duliajan�s St Xavier�s Higher Secondary School; Dhemaji�s Monalisa Art Academy; Lakhimpur Girls� College; Biswanath Chariali�s Binapani Natya Mandir; Tezpur�s Dr Bhupen Hazarika Kalabhumi; Mangaldai�s Mangaldai Town Girls� Primary School; Nalbari�s Mahendra Narayan Choudhury Balika Vidyapeeth; Salmara�s Salmara Higher Secondary School; Tihu�s Tihu Town Girls� School and Tihu Adarsh Nimna Buniyadi Vidyalaya; Pathsala�s Pathsala Bhagawati Kshetra; Barpeta�s Barpeta Vidyapeeth Higher Secondary School; Bongaigaon�s Jnanadoy Jatiya Vidyalaya (North Bongaigaon) and MCM Woodland School; Dhubri�s Dhubri Girls� College; and Goalpara�s Baldamari High School.