Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has lauded the role played by the Thengal Kachari Autonomous Council in preserving the traditions, culture and heritage of the Thengal Kacharis. He also praised the council for developing Titabor as an agricultural hub. He said that Titabor features a historical significance which inhabitants here should strive to sustain it.
Inaugration at Titabor:
Sonowal was in Titabor in Jorhat district to inaugurate the Thengal Cultural Centre and Museum constructed by the Thengal Kachari Autonomous Council at Titabor in Jorhat district.
“The Assamese identity is safe during the tenure of our government,” said Sarbananda Sonowal.“Our government has completed the works left incomplete by the previous Congress and that we have provided land pattas to indigenous landless people to guard their right over the state.”
Tribute to Tarun Gogoi:
He also paid tribute to former chief minister Tarun Gogoi and noted politician Giridhar Thengal on the occasion.
Focus on Science and Technology:
Stressing on the importance of education within the age of science and technology, Sonowal cited the instance of former IAS officer Ashok Saikia of Titabor, who shone at national level bureaucracy and urged the youths of the world to aspire for such excellence.
He also hoped that the Thengal Cultural Centre and Museum would convince be a crucial landmark for the whole State.
The chief minister also assured to seem into the demand of the autonomous council for fixing a sericulture college, an industrial training institute, a home for senior citizens and library at Titabor.