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Literary organization Shipa formed at Barpeta

A literary-cultural organisation was formed at pub-Barpeta area recently with members from 20 villages of that area. An executive committee was formed under the presidentship of Brajen Talukdar as president, Mathura Deka as working president, Somnath Talukdar as Vice President, Kamalesh Baishya as Secretary and Kishore Shivam as Joint Secretary. The committee will proceed with view to promote the new generation who are willing to engage in this field of literature and culture.

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