Assam: President Murmu inaugurates supercomputer facility at IIT Guwahati, Dhubri Medical College and Hospital


Guwahati: President Droupadi Murmu on Thursday inaugurates a supercomputer facility, ‘Param Kamrupa’, under the National Supercomputing Mission, and a laboratory for the design and development of high-power microwave components at IIT Guwahati.

President Murmu also virtually inaugurated Dhubri Medical College and Hospital in Assam and laid the foundation stones for the zonal institutes of the National Institute of Virology at Dibrugarh and Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh.

She also laid the foundation stones for various projects on Thursday from the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati.

President Murmu was accompanied by Governor Jagdish Mukhi, Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma, Union minister Bharati Pravin Pawar, II Guwahati director T G Sitharam and other dignitaries.

The President is on a two-day visit to Assam and it will conclude on Friday.