Tezpur Law College to be built with Rs. 14 cr at Chakighat


GUWAHATI: Assam health, finance and education minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday laid the foundation stone of Tezpur Law College at Chakighat in Sootea of Sonitpur district. The college will be constructed with a cost of Rs. 14 crore.

“To be built at Rs 14 cr, the Tezpur Law College at Chakighat in Sootea shall serve as a fine centre for legal learning,” minister Sarma expressed his hope over the pivotal role the college would play.

Lok Sabha MP from Tezpur Pallab Lochan Das and Sootea MLA Padma Hazarika attended the event.

Minister Sarma also laid the foundation stone for two road projects on National Highway 15.

“One is to connect Tupia, Morisuti, Rangachakua & Balijuri (Rs 45.59 cr); & the other connecting Rangachakua to Kherbari (Rs 8.75 cr),” Sarma mentioned in a tweet.