GUWAHATI, Nov 9: CM Himanta Biswa Sarma visited a photo exhibition on Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav and 8 Years of Seva, Sushasan and Garib Kalyan held in Majuli Raas festival. The three-day exhibition is organised by the Central Bureau of Communication, Guwahati under ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India.
The CM asserted that the exhibition beautifully highlighted the journey of development and the history of the freedom struggle started by Prime Minister Narendra Modi through service and good governance.
He lauded the role of CBC for creating awareness among people about freedom fighters of the nation and approached for a big photo exhibition at Guwahati in the coming days.
The chief minister was accompanied by Pradan Baruah, MP, Lakhimpur, Bhuban Gam, MLA, Majuli, Pulak Mahanta, DC, Majuli among others. He visited many Satras including Samaguri Satra, Bengenaaati Satra, Garmur Satra and Jengraimukh in Majuli on the prestigious occasion of Raas festival.
More than 50 panels on freedom fighters of the north-east, schemes and initiatives of the central government in the north-east, freedom movement of the country, etc., are being showcased in the photo exhibition along with a video display on freedom movement.
Cultural shows, open quiz competitions and a Swachhata Abhiyan were also carried out in the exhibition.