Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Ujjwala Divos in Kokrajhar

Kokrajhar:  The Ujjwala Divos was celebrated in Kokrajhar along with rest of the state under Gram Swaraj Abhijan.Women beneficiaries were given away LPG sets on the occasion at free of costs to meet smoke free living in the state.

In Kokrajhar, the divos was organised at Owabari ground and distributed LPG sets among  beneficiaries,alloted from the ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MOPNG)  to promote the enhenced target of enrolling 8 crore LPG beneficiaries and connections across the country. In Kokrajhar, there estimated to cover up nearly 40,000 beneficiaries by May 5 next to meet healthy and smoke free environment in the region. BTC executive member Doneswar Goyary graced as guest on the occasion and handed over the LPGs among beneficiaries in the presence of huge publics.

District nodal officer, Kokrajhar Bikash Kumar Mahanta told that the Ujjwala Divos was celebrated at various ten venues today to make distribution and public awareness while using the LPG in their living. The district agencies have been organising ceremonially distribution on the day. He said that nearly 40,000 women beneficiaries are getting LPG connections in the district and so far necessary surveys are done, he said.

Among others, Bobita Brahma, Owner of Golodtouch enterprize, Kokrajhar, social activist Malati Rani Narzary were prominent attendees on the occasion.

Author info

AT Kokrajhar Bureau's picture

Assam Times Kokrajhar bureau office, BTAD.

Add new comment

Republish

More Stories

Politics on Assam Accord

17 Oct 2016 - 12:38pm | Daya Nath Singh
There is a generation gap between the signing of Assam Accord on the Independence Day 1985 and the present generation has to face new challenges to compete with the world class people in all spheres...

Rhino killed one

21 Jan 2009 - 10:54pm | editor
One stray rhino of Kaziranga National Park killed a woman Subheswari Ghatowar of Rajabari recently at her residence. Later the rhino was taken back to the park. Another two rhinos of KNP are...

BTAD under control: Gogoi

8 May 2014 - 1:43pm | AT News
Chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday claimed to have brought the situation under control in BTAD areas where at least 40 people were killed by unidentified miscreants.Addressing a press conference...