New Delhi: The Assam Association of Delhi is in the process of collecting funds and all essential items for the flood effected people of Assam. The Association is aiming to donate about Rs. 2 lakhs to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund. It would be distributing the essentials amongst the people through a foolproof network.
In case you are interested in contributing for the cause, you can send in your contributions to: Srimanta Sankaradeva Bhawan, A 14 B Qutub Institutional Area, Satsang Vihar Marg, New Delhi 110067. Cash payments to be deposited at the counter against receipt or payments can be made through Cheque/Demand Drafts favouring ‘Assam Association, Delhi’. Donations from abroad will be received through the FCRA* account at SBI (*write to GS at firstname.lastname@example.org for details). Meanwhile, a new executive committee of the Assam Association has been elected. Group Capt.(Retd.) A. C Barua and Dr Hareswer Deka have been elected the President and General Secretary of the Association.
The other office bearers are - Vice President Dr Ranjit Kr Baruah and Dr Nirmal Ch Hazarika Treasurer Mr Pabitra Kr Nath Secretary Culture Mr Deba Prasanna Das Secretary- Welfare Dr. Bipul Kumar Baruah Secretary- Co-ordination. Smt. Protima Thakuria Editor of ‘Samayik’ Mr. Chidananda Das Executive Members: 1. Mr. Bikash Chandra Bora (Ex President)2. Mr. Manoj Kumar Das (Ex General Secretary)3. Dr. Nilamani Sarmah (Managing Trustee)4. Mr. Ashif Ahmed 5. Mr. Hemanta M Sharma 6. Dr. Purabi Saikia 7. Mr. Deepak Saikia 8. Mr. Atanu P Baruah 9. Mrs. Deepanjali Dutta In addition the new committee will co-opt three more members. Association will celebrate its Diamond Jubilee this year.