Assam: Himanta Biswa Sarma prays at Kali Mandir at Behali


GUWAHATI: Assam health, finance and education minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday visited Borgang Kali Mandir at Behali in Biswanath district. Dr. Sarma offered prayers at the temple for the well-being and prosperity of the society.

The historic temple was established in 1898 when Cholera turned into an epidemic in Assam.

“I wanted to visit this temple for a long time. Today, I have come to offer prayers,” said Dr. Sarma.

He was accompanied by minister Ranjit Dutta, Lok Sabha MP from Tezpur Pallab Lochan Das, Gohpur MLA Utpal Bora and Biswanath MLA Promod Borthakur.