Assam Budget 2022: Jorhat Jail to be developed as North East Freedom Fighter’s Memorial Park


Guwahati: The Assam government will carry out a re-development project at Jorhat Central Jail to transform the historic jail into a freedom fighters memorial with a museum, park and convention centre.

This was announced by the Assam Finance Minister Ajanta Neog while presenting the State Budget for the financial year 2022-23 on Wednesday (March 16).

Neog while presenting the budget also announced that Maniram Dewan Samadhi and Gomdhar Konwar Samadhi at Jorhat will also be renovated.

She also added that a light and sound show will come up at Rang Ghar, Sivasagar to attract international tourists.