GUWAHATI: The officers and staff of the Commissionerate of Industries and Commerce today bade a befitting farewell to its Additional Director, Prafulla Kumar Saikia in a simple ceremony at Udyog Bhawan, Bamunimaidam on Saturday.
In his farewell speech, Additional Director Saikia said, ‘I feel satisfied when I look back at my three decades of service life. I extend my gratitude to all my fellow colleagues for their support in my endeavours throughout my career.’ He called upon the officers and staff of Udyog Bhawan to work diligently and contribute to the state’s development.
Additional Director Manjula Saikia Bhuyan said, ‘PK Saikia is a pioneer in development of water-hycinth products which helped to establish many entrepreneurs in this sector in Assam.’
Commissioner of Industries and Commerce, Dr KK Dwivedi lauded PK Saikia’s leadership and visionary qualities and said, ‘Saikia helped to envision the goals and strategies of the government and accomplished any task to perfection. His effectiveness and depth in policy-making is highly commendable.’ Saikia’s legacy will inspire his successors to work with renewed zeal and enthusiasm.