Dispur, Feb 14: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today laid the foundation stone of Arts Building of Rabindranath Tagore University in Hojai.
Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister sonowal said that the university established in the name of the great litterateur Rabindranath Tagore who illuminated the social, cultural and literary lives of the country and helped the people to go forward. He also said that Rabindranath Tagore spread the message of humanity and called upon the students to go forward adhering to the principles of the litterateur.
Chief Minister Sonowal also said that the youths of the country possess immense potential. It is the duty of the government and other conscientious citizens to create conducive environment for the youths to utilize their inherent talents. He at the same time advised the student community to work hard and make a good use of their potentials and skills.C
ChiefMinister sonowal also hailed Hojai college which was established way back in 1964 which has been spreading the lights of knowledge to make the students wise. He also said that the State government has been working very hard to transform Assam into one of the top performing states of the country. He also urged upon the students of Rabindranath Tagore University to study hard and lend their contributions to stimulate to forward march of the state.
Vice Chancellor of Rabindranath University Dr.amalendu Cchakrabarty gave the welcome address in the programme which was also presented among others by MLA Siladitya Dev, Deputy Commissioner Hojai, Superintendent, Hojai and a host of other dignitaries.
On the other hand Chief Minister Sonowal also inaugurated Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Indoor Stadium in Hojai and paid rich tributes to the freedom fighter.
Later Chief Minister Sonowal also dedicated Neelbagan-Hojai road constructed under Central Road Fund 2016-17 to the service of the people.