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New court building at Golaghat

Guwahati High Court Judge Rishikesh Roy laid the foundation stone of a new court building at Golaghat on Saturday. The construction will be completed at an estimated cost of 29.56 crore. PWD & Law minister Ajanta Neog, Golaghat District session Judge Rabin Phukan, Deputy commisioner Anwarul Haque and President of BAR association M.N. Dutta were also also present during the programme. 

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