Skip to contentSkip to navigation

I-Day celebrated at Kalaigaon and Tangla

The 69 th Independence Day was celebrated at Kalaigaon and Tangla with gaiety. At Kalaigaon DN Hazarika,Circle Officer,Kalaigaon Revenue Circle hoisted the national flag at Gandhi Bakori field before receiving march past salute offered by five contingents namely- Lokapriya Bordoloi Public School, Tengabari LP School,Kalaigaon HS School,Girls of Kalaigaon HSS and Pride Academy in presence of nearly four thousand people.The march past event was commanded by Bandhu Ram Saharia. On the occasion the CO remembered thousands known and unknown heros of Mother India who had sacrificed their lives for present India.He also proudly recalled a few legendary freedom fighters of Darrang and Udalguri namely -Pani Ram Das, Bonshidhar Sarma and Kamaleswar Sarma of Kalaigaon. The Circle Officer felicitated meritorious student Seema Sarma for showing excellent results in the last HSLC examination.Spectacular cultural events were also arranged on the occasion by boys and girls to much delight of the people present. A friendly football match was arranged in the evening. Kamal Prasad Sarma and Lohit Nath anchored the proceedings of the day.

At Tangla

At commercial town Tangla, Bhaskarjyoti Manta, Circle Officer,Harisinga Revenue Circle hoisted the national flag at Tangla HS School Play ground in the presence of nearly five thousand people.Speaking on the occasion CO Matna requested people to remember the supreme sacrifice of those who had sacrificed their lives for the freedom of our country.Numbers of march past contingents of police,schools and colleges took part in the march paste event. Several persons were felicitated on the occasion for their outstanding service and talents. Unfortunately Atlanta Das of Arunodoi Academy Tangla,the topper in the last HSLC examination in Udalguri district with 94.5 percent marks and a few other meritorious students left out to the dismay of people present.

Author info

Jayanta Kumar Das's picture

Environmental journalist.

Add new comment


Republish this content

Random Stories

Recounting Untold Stories of Modern Indian History

30 Apr 2016 - 8:35pm | M Burhanuddin Qasmi
I have compiled long articles, papers and even a book on the contribution of Muslims in the Freedom Struggle of India in past 15 years. Here below I wish to repeat what I and other historians have...

More AGP leaders to join BJP

22 Apr 2015 - 9:03pm | AT News
After Hemanta Kalita , more and more AGP leaders are preparing to join the saffrone party. AGP leader and former minister Jagadish Bhuyan is set to join the party soon. Sources told Assam...

Bardwi Shikla beat Bongaigaon XI STAR

15 Oct 2015 - 6:23pm | Hantigiri Narzary
Bardwi Shikla SC from Kachugaon beat Bongaigaon XI Star Club 2-1 and entered into final in the Daoharu Mungklong Trophy in Thursday’s match at Dotma ground in Kokrajhar. Bardwi Shikla will take on...