Assam Governor pays tributes to Mahatma Gandhi
Prof. Mukhi unveils statue of Bapu ji at Haflong
Guwahati,Rongili Barta- On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, Assam Governor Prof.Jagdish Mukhi unveiled a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in presence of First Lady of Assam Smt. Prem Mukhi in Haflong. Speaking on the occasion, Governor Prof. Mukhi said, “I am immensely delighted to have unveiled the statue of Father of the Nation in the beautiful Haflong town. By inaugurating the statue, I have paid my deepest tributes to Mahatma ji”. He moreover said, “On the auspicious occasion of “Gandhi Jayanti”, I deem it my privilege to have unveiled the statue of the great man whom our nation owes a great deal. The values and ethics upheld by Bapu ji are not just an inspiration but a guiding light to our society. His ever-relevant teaching of truth, non-violence and brotherhood strengthen the global philosophy of love for the fellow human beings”. Governor Prof. Mukhi also thanked NC Hills Autonomous Council Administration for taking the lead in installing the statue in the hill district which according to him would help the younger generation to get themselves acquainted with Mahatma Gandhi and grow up with his teachings. Minister Mines & Minerals, Power etc Nandita Gorlosa, Minister Revenue Jogen Mohan, Chief Executive Member NCHAC Debolal Gorlosa, Chairperson NCHAC Ranu Langthasa, Addl. Chief Secretary Maninder Singh, Members of the Council and a host of other dignitaries were present on the occasion.