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Jahnu Barua to participate in Assam Assciation Daimond jubilee function

As part of the Assam Association, Delhi's Diamond Jubilee, a series of lectures by eminent personalities is being organized in the national capital.

You are cordially invited to the second lecture in the series as per the following schedule:

Lecture on "A United North-East: My Never-Ending Dream" by eminent filmmaker Jahnu Barua

Time: 5 PM (preceded by high tea at 4:30 PM)

Venue: Speaker's Hall, Constitution Club, Rafi Marg, New Delhi - 1.

Date: 1st March, 2008, Saturday.

For further information, please contact:

Dr Hareswar Deka
General Secretary
Assam Association, Delhi
Srimanta Sankardeva Bhawan
A14B, Qutab Institutional Area
Satsang Vihar Marg
New Delhi 110067

Tel: +91-98182-52414
Email: assamassociation@gmail.com
Website: www.assamassociation.org

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Meghachandra Kongbam's picture

Attended at Lecture series. Jahnu Barua's - A United North East - is very thought provoking and constructive. It will be good if his stataement be circulated to all parts of the NE region. Will you please arrange to send a copy of the text to me also so as to enable me circulate it to my State - Manipur - through Manipur Information Centre, New Delhi

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