GUWAHATI, Aug 2: The foundation laying and awareness programme of Scheduled Castes Model Village was held at Dewbali Village, Nagaon on Thursday. The programme was organised by Directorate of Welfare of SC, Assam and Assam State Dev. Corp. for SC Ltd.
Raha MLA Dimbeswar Das laid the foundation stone of the Model Village at Dewbali Village in presence of Welfare of Scheduled Castes, Assam director Leena Das (ACS).
After felicitation of the delegates, the awareness programme started off with the welcome address by Directorate of Welfare of SC, Assam research assistant Kulen Das.
After the welcome address Leena Das delivered her lecture on SC Model Village: Aims & Objectives, Vision, Need of the Village, works undertaken for First Year, Convergence plan etc. She briefly described about the various works proposed for implementation under the SC Model Village Scheme.