Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday, attended the Anundoram Borooah Award presentation program held in Lakhimpur district.

The Anundoram Borooah Award was presented to the Star-mark holders in 2017 HSLC examination in the district.

While addressing the students in the program, Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the award will encourage the young students to take part in nation building. In his speech, he also stated that the Assam government will establish 126 new colleges in each 126 constituencies of the state in the next 3 years.