Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Mass rally to mark 125 years celebration of Golaghat Govt. Bezbaruah Higher Secondary School

To mark the 125 years’ glorious existence of the Golaghat Govt. Bezbaruah Higher Secondary School (GGBHSS) the school is going to organize a Quasquicentennial jubilee. The school was established by Gobinda Chandra Bezbaruah in 1886, the elder brother of Rashraj Lakhminath Bezabaruah, with only 18 students and since then the school, has been igniting generation and generations of young minds with the light of knowledge to take up the challenges for the cause of a better tomorrow. As the first event of the 125 Years’ Jubilee Celebration, the school today organised a mass rally with a daylong programme. The day started with the registration of alumnis where some eight hundred alumnis registered their names followed by the addresses of the principal Biman Goswami and some eminent personalities of the town.


A nostalgic scene was witnessed when many veteran alumnis including 92 years old Mahendra Bora turned up for registering their names. An interactive session was also held between the alumnis of the school. A website of the school (http://www.golaghatgbhss.com), designed by two alumnis of the school Madhurjya Saikia and Aditya Rajkhow, was also launched on the occasion and inaugurated by the Deputy Commissioner Sanjib Gohain Baruah. The mass rally was flagged off by the Deputy Commissioner, where nearly 3000 people participated including present and former students of the school, students from various educational institutes of the town and noted citizens participated. The day long programme ended with a friendly football match between the present and former students of the school.

Author info

Ritupallab Saikia's picture

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

More Stories

Foulplay suspected behind death at Garampani

10 Jan 2012 - 2:40am | Ritupallab Saikia
A pall of gloom replaced merrymaking at Garompani, the famous hot water spring at Karbi Anglong district when Birbol Gowala’s (50) body was discovered floating in the spring. Gowala who was...

DU students stage dharna

8 Mar 2014 - 4:39pm | AT News
Hundreds of Delhi University students from Assam staged dharna in front of the Assam Bhawan demanding immediate release of Akhil Gogoi a day after the KMSS president was remanded to jail.With banners...

Octogenarian couple donates life’s savings to Namghar

25 May 2011 - 4:29pm | Ritupallab Saikia
An octogenarian couple named Sri Ramakanta Kakoty and Smtii. Suprabha Kakoty hailing from Betioni village in Golaghat has set an example of charitableness which may inspire many. This couple saves...