KOKRAJHAR, JUL 28: Along with rest of the state, the Deshbakti Divosh was observed at Kokrajhar Press Club today on the occasion of 82nd death anniversary of Deshbakta Tarun Ram Phukan, freedom fighter of India with a brief programme in Kokrajhar.
A rich floral tribute was offered to Deshbakta Tarun Ram Phukan besides lit a lamp by Kokrajhar district information & public relations officer Tridiv Nandan Borah.
The programme was organised by Kokrajhar district information & public relations office in association with Kokrajhar Press Club.
A lecture on the contributions of freedom fighter Deshbakta Tarun Ram Phukan was held on the occasion which has highlighted about the sacrifice and contributions towards social integration in the state of Assam as well as a whole of the country during the freedom movement.
Secretary of Kokrajhar Press Club Hantigiri Narzary, senior journalists of Kokrajhar Press Club Malaya Deka, Kishore Sarkar graced as guest speakers on the occasion.
Notably, the state government has announced that the Deshbakti Divosh has been observing every year on 28th July on his death anniversary to remember dedication and contribution of Deshbakta Tarun Ram Phukan.
DIPRO Kokrajhar, Borah said that the Deshbakti Divosh was observed in Kokrajhar to recall contributions and sacrificed of Deshbakta Tarun Ram Phukan on his death anniversary.