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Non violence day in Baksa

The All Bodo Students Union ( ABSU ) observed International non violence day on the Gandhi Jayanti, birth anniversary of Mahandas Karamchand Gandhi on Friday at Gobardhana Kushrabari in Baksa district.

BTC MCLA Anip Basumatary paid floral tribute at a huge gathering while Dipen Boro hoisted union flag on the occasion. Baksa Deputy Commissioner Mahananda Hazarika attended the function as special guest, Rezaul Karim Sarkar, general secretary of AAMSU, former Rajya Sabha MP Urkhao Gwra Brahma, ABSU general secretary Lawrence Islary were present on the day.

Irrespective of caste, creed and language thronged the observation. The students union has been organising the international non violence day since 2007 and was working for the social integration among all sections of community in the state, said Lawrence Islary, general secretary ABSU.

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